June 18, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • German occupiers slaughter cattle, pigs & chickens

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Winston Churchill's "this was their finest hour" speech urging perseverance during Battle of Britain delivered to British House of Commons

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Birthdays in History

  • Bob Duncan, prison warden (Gartree Prison in UK)