On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Phillip Rhodes, American composer, born in Forest City, North Carolina
  • Willie-John McBride, British rugby player, born in Toomebridge, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • E. E. Clive, Welsh actor (Night Must Fall, Dark Hour), dies at 56