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 This day in History - June 1
463 Historic Events for June 1
1908

John Krohn begins walk around perimeter of US, which took 357 days

Event
1908

Percy Edwards, animal imitator

Birth
1909

Giuseppe Martucci, composer, dies at 53

Death
1909

Szymon Goldberg, Polish/US violinist/conductor (Neth Chamber orch)

Birth
1909

Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition opens in Seattle

Event
1910

Francis S Haden, English surgeon/graphic artist, dies at 91

Death
1910

SC Enschede soccer team forms in Enschede

Event
1911

1st US group insurance policy written, Passaic, NJ

Event
1911

Gertrude Michael, AL, actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana)

Birth
1912

Stormvogels soccer team forms in Ijmuiden

Event
1914

Oscar Egg bicycles world record time (44,247 km)

Event
1915

1st Zeppelin air raid over England

Event
1915

John Randolph, NYC, actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie)

Birth
1916

German attack on Fort Vaux, Verdun

Event
1917

Hank Gowdy is 1st baseball player to enlist during WW I

Event
1918

White Sox losing 5-4 against NY Yankees, load the bases in 9th with no outs Chick Gandil lines to Frank Baker who turns a triple play

Event
1918

Jaroslav Novotny, composer, dies at 32

Death
1918

Friedrich Richard Faltin, composer, dies at 83

Death
1918

Excelsior Maassluis soccer team forms in Maassluis

Event
1919

Rhineland Republic forms in Wiesbaden

Event
1919

Boris Lazarevich Klyuzner, composer

Birth
1920

RKSV Volendam soccer team forms in Volendam

Event
1921

Nelson Riddle, Oradell NJ, musical conductor (Batman, Frank Sinatra)

Birth
1921

Race riot in Tulsa Okla (21 whites and 60 blacks killed)

Event
1922

Joan Copeland, [Miller], NYC, actress (Roseland, A Little Sex)

Birth