Historical Events on July 6, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 170 die in a fire at Ringling Bros Circus in Hartford, Connecticut

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French General Charles de Gaulle arrives in Washington, D.C.

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle

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US General Patton lands in France

US WWII General George S. Patton
US WWII General
George S. Patton
  • World's largest circus tent catches fire at Ringling Brother's - Barnum & Bailey 2nd performance, 168 die (Hartford, Connecticut)