On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • America West Arena opens in Phoenix
  • E Lamps (20 year lightbulb) introduced
  • Snowfall in Colorado
  • Stanley Cup Final, Chicago Stadium, Chicago, IL: Pittsburgh Penguins beat Chicago Blackhawks, 6-5 for a 3-1 series win; 2nd consecutive title for Penguins

Famous Birthdays

  • Felix Drake, English child actor

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Ralston, actor (Pollyana), dies
  • Louise Hoff, entertainer, dies at 69
  • Michael King, actor (Lonely are the Brave), dies at 69