What Happened on June 29, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • German counter attack at Caen
  • Nazi Paul Touvier shoots 7 Jews dead

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rommel & von Rundstedt travel to Berchtesgaden

German WWII Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
German WWII Field Marshal
Erwin Rommel
  • Soviet Armies join in Bobroesjk
  • US 7th army corps conquers Cherbourg

Famous Birthdays

  • Collin Peterson, (Rep-D-Minnesota)
  • Gary Busey, Goose Creek Tx, actor (Buddy Holly Story, Star in Born)
  • Sean O'Malley, American Roman Catholic bishop