On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 2-time champ Monterrey Mexico barred from 1959 Little League competition for using players outside predetermined geographical area
  • Constitution of Tunisia promulgated (National Day)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan "Wild"er, English rock vocalist/music (Depeche Mode-Wild!)
  • Martin Brundle, British race car driver and F1 television commentator

Famous Deaths

  • Sax Rohmer [Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward], English author (Dr Fu Manchu novels), (b. 1883)