On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1943

Historical Events

  • British Liberator bomber sinks German U-628 in Bay of Biscay

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Waldhorn, English actor (To the Camp & Back), born in London
  • Judith Durham, Australian singer (The Seekers - "Georgy Girl"), born in Essendon, Victoria
  • Kurtwood Smith, American actor (That '70s Show, Robocop), born in New Lisbon, Wisconsin
  • Norman Thagard, American scientist and astronaut (STS 7, 51-B, 30, 42, 71, Mir), born in Marianna, Florida
1943 Highlights

About July 3, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer