Historical Events on June 1, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • H. D. Deve Gowda becomes Prime Minister of India
  • NHL Eastern Conference Final: Florida Panthers beat Pittsburgh Penguins, 4 games to 3
  • Sony does not renew lease on megatron in Times Square

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Woody Harrelson is arrested in Lee County, Kentucky, after he symbolically planted four hemp seeds to challenge the state law which did not distinguish between industrial hemp and marijuana