What Happened on June 9, 1961

Historical Events

  • Ryne Duren sets AL record with 7 straight strikeouts against Red Sox

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Sorkin, American screenwriter and playwright (A Few Good Men; The West Wing), born in New York City

Michael J. FoxMichael J. Fox (61 years old)

Canadian actor, author, comedian and activist (Family Ties; Back To The Future; Teen Wolf), born in Edmonton, Alberta

Born in 1961

Famous Deaths

  • Camille GuĂ©rin, French scientist (b. 1872)
1961 Highlights

About June 9, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 61 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

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