June 22, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Estonians starts armed resistance against Soviet occupation
  • Finland invades Karelia
  • Germany, Italy & Romania declare war on Soviet Union
  • Michael Gerasimov opens grave of Tamerlan "Lenk"
  • Operation Barbarossa: Nazi Germany invades the Soviet Union during WWII
  • The Lithuanian 1941 independence begins.
  • Various Communist and Socialist French Resistance movements merge to one group.