What Happened on June 22, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Boston Brave Jim Tobin 2nd no-hitter of yr beats Phils, 7-0 in 5 inn
  • British 14th Army frees Imphal Assam
  • Longest shut out in Phillies history, Phils beat Braves 1-0 in 15 inn
  • Opening day of the Soviet Union's Operation Bagration against Army Group Centre.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Franklin Roosevelt signs "GI Bill of Rights" (Servicemen's Readjustment Act)

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • US troops occupy Biak during Battle of Biak, New Guinea

Famous Birthdays

  • Klaus Maria Brandauer, Austria, actor (Mephisto, Out of Africa)
  • Michael Obst, German FR, coxsman (Olympic-gold-1960)
  • Peter Asher, singer (Peter & Gordon-World Without Love), born in London, England
  • Steve Weber, guitarist, (Rounders-Holy "Boobs" Modal)