What Happened on July 4, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Al "Blind Owl" Wilson, rock guitarist/vocalist (Canned Heat)
  • Dave Rowberry, rocker (Animals-House of the Rising Sun)
  • Emerson Boozer, NFL running back (NY Jet)/sportscaster
  • Konrad "Conny" Bauer, German musician
  • Milan Máčala, Czech football coach

Famous Deaths

  • Wladyslaw Sikorski, gen/PM of Poland in exile (1939-43), dies at 62