On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • British & French troops overthrow pro-German Syria

Famous Birthdays

  • Clarence "Fuzzy" Haskins, American pop singer (Funkadelic-Knee Deep), born in Elkins, West Virginia
  • George Pell, Catholic Cardinal and treasurer of the Vatican, convicted of child sex abuse, born in Ballarat, Australia
  • Joop van den Berg, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (PvdA), born in Bartlehiem, Netherlands