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 This day in History - June 1
463 Historic Events for June 1
1963

Jomo Kenyatta becomes 1st premier of Kenya

Event
1963

"El Watusi" by Ray Barreto hits #17

Event
1964

Rashid Patel, cricketer (Indian pace bowler, Lamba incident)

Birth
1964

Rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66

Death
1965

Dan Quinn, Ottawa, NHL center (Phila Flyers)

Birth
1965

A Penzias and R Wilson detect 3√łK primordial background radiation

Event
1965

coal mine explosion in Fukuoka Japan kills 236

Event
1965

India Allen, Portsmouth Va, playmate of the year (Dec, 1987)

Birth
1966

Joaquin Balaguer elected president of Dominican Republic

Event
1966

2,400 persons attend White House Conference on Civil Rights

Event
1966

Shortwave station Radio NY Worldwide changes calls from WRUL to WNYW

Event
1966

George Harrison is impressed by Ravi Shankar's concert in London

Event
1967

Beatles release Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band in US and goes gold

Event
1967

Vernon Turner, WLAF WR (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Birth
1967

Olivier Delaitre, Metz France, tennis star (1991 Guaruja Doubles)

Birth
1967

Carlos van Wanrooy, soccer player (NEC)

Birth
1967

Mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC

Event
1968

Jerry Crafts, WLAF tackle (Amsterdam Admirals)

Birth
1968

[Johan] Erik Lindegren, Swedish poet/interpreter, dies at 57

Death
1968

Larry Centers, NFL running back (Arizona Cardinals)

Birth
1968

Jeff Hackett, London, NHL goalie (Chicago Blackhawks)

Birth
1968

Helen Keller, blind and deaf/author (Let us Have Faith), dies at 87

Death
1968

Simon and Garfunkel's "Mrs Robinson" hits #1

Event
1968

100th Belmont: Gus Gustines aboard Stage Door Johnny wins in 2:27.2

Event
1968

Jason Donovan, rocker/actor (Neighbors)

Birth