On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 2001

Historical Events

  • Dipendra of Nepal slaughters his family during dinner.
  • Dolphinarium massacre: an Hamas suicide bomber kills 21 at a disco in Tel Aviv

Famous Deaths

  • Hank Ketcham, American cartoonist (b. 1920)
  • King Birendra of Nepal (b. 1945)
  • Queen Aiswarya of Nepal (b. 1949)
2001 Highlights

About June 1, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini