What Happened on June 10, 1943

Historical Events

Historic Event

FDR becomes 1st US President to visit a foreign country during wartime

  • FDR signs withholding tax bill into law

Historic Event

Heinrich Himmler ordered the final liquidation of Lodz ghetto in occupied Poland


Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Greenfield, American media commentator (Firing Line; Nightline), born in NYC, New York
  • Simon Jenkins, British author and newspaper editor (Evening Standard, The Times), born in Birmingham, England
1943 Highlights

About June 10, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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