On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rickey Henderson is fastest to reach 50 stolen bases in a year

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson

Famous Birthdays

  • Justine Henin (formerly Henin-Hardenne), Belgian tennis player (7 time Grand Slam singles winner), born in Li├Ęge, Belgium

Famous Deaths

  • Hendrik Algra, Dutch teacher, journalist, and politician (ARP), dies