On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1971

Historical Events

  • European Cup Final, Wembley Stadium, London: Ajax beats Panathinaikos, 2-0; Dutch champions begin 3-year period of domination

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Montgomery, American film and television actor and graphic novelist
  • KateĊ™ina Jacques, Czech politician

Famous Deaths

  • Charles de Keukeleire, Belgian director (Evil Eye), dies at 66
1971 Highlights

About June 2, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini