June 8, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 1st SS-Panzer Korps counter attacks at Normandy
  • Allies occupy Port-en-Bessin Normandy
  • Dutch Resistance fighter Frans Duwaer arrested
  • General Montgomery lands in Normandy, sets up HQ in Chateau de Creully

Birthdays in History

  • Marc Ouellet, Archbishop of Quebec City