What Happened on June 1, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • A Penzias & R Wilson detect 3°K primordial background radiation
  • Coal mine explosion in Fukuoka Japan kills 236
  • Robert Manry begins his 78 day voyage to sail a 13.5-foot yacht "Tinkerbelle" across the Atlantic Ocean

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Quinn, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • India Allen, Portsmouth Va, playmate of the year (Dec, 1987)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestCurly Lambeau

Curly Lambeau, First coach of the Green Bay Packers, dies of a heart attack at 67

NFL Head Coach Curly Lambeau
NFL Head Coach
Curly Lambeau