What Happened on May 24, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Admiral Donitz stops U-boat in Atlantic Ocean

Naval commander and Nazi leader Karl Dönitz
Naval commander and Nazi leader
Karl Dönitz
  • U-441 shoots Sunderland seaplane down over Gulf of Biskaje

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Burghoff, actor (Radar - M*A*S*H), born in Bristol, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir I Nemirovitch-Dantshenko, Russian playwright, dies at 84