On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 40th Tony Awards: I'm Not Rappaport & Mystery of Edwin Drood win

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Danielle Steel’s romance novel “Wanderlust” is published

Novelist Danielle Steel
Danielle Steel

Sport awardLPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, Jack Nicklaus GC: Pat Bradley birdies final hole to win by 1 stroke ahead of runner-up Patty Sheehan

LPGA Golfer Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer
Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan

Famous Birthdays

  • Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Jo Gartner, Austrian racing driver, dies in a car accident at Le Mans at 32