June 16, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Iceland adopts constitution
  • King George VI visits General Montgomery's HQ in Normandy
  • US bombs Kyushu Japan

Birthdays in History

  • Joan Barbara Grigor, artist
  • Takamiyama, [Jesse Kuhaulua], Hawaii, 1st non-Japanese sumo champion

Deaths in History

  • Marc Bloch, French historian (executed) (b. 1886)