June 17, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • -19] French troops under Lattre de Tssigny conquer Elba

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Hitler secretly meets with von Rundstedt in Marjival Soissons

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Iceland declares independence from Denmark
  • Republic of Iceland proclaimed at Thingvallir, Iceland
  • Resistance fighter/poet Col Blake arrives in London

Birthdays in History

  • Chris Spedding, rocker