On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • Asif Iqbal, Pakistani cricketer (elegant Pakistani batsman 1964-80), born in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
  • Ken Hatfield, American football player and coach, born in Helena, Arkansas

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Landsteiner, Austrian immunologist and pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74
1943 Highlights

About June 6, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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