What Happened on June 3, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 76th Belmont: G L Smith riding Bounding Home wins in 2:32.2
  • Generals Giraud & de Gaulle reach agreement on constitution
  • Nazis pull out of Rome

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddy Ottoz, Italian athlete
  • Edith McGuire, US 200m sprinter (Olympic-gold-1964)
  • Michael Clarke, rock drummer (Byrds-Turn! Turn! Turn!), born in NYC, New York