What Happened on June 13, 1944

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • German counter attack on Villers-Bocage, Normandy
  • Nazi Germany begins V-1 (Fieseler Fi-103) flying bomb (doodle-bugs) attacks

Famous Birthdays

  • Ban Ki-moon, South Korean politician and 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations (2007-), born in Injō, Japanese Korea
  • Joe Amato, NHRA top fuel drag racing champion (1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Christopher Heseltine, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1895-96), dies