On This Day

June 1, 2021 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Malaysia begins a full two-week lockdown as COVID-19 cases surge with record 9,020 news cases recorded May 29
  • Prehistoric carvings, between 4,000 and 5,000 years old depicting deer, found in Scotland for the first time at Kilmartin Glen, Argyll

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Joe Biden visits Tulsa, Oklahoma, marking 100 year anniversary of racial massacre in the Greenwood neighborhood

46th US President, Vice President and Senator Joe Biden
46th US President, Vice President and Senator
Joe Biden
  • US President Joe Biden's administration suspends oil and gas leases in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, reversing Donald Trump's decision