What Happened on June 8, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Baker, English actor (Sixth Doctor in Doctor Who, Swallows & Amazons), born in London
  • William Calley Jr., American war criminal, convicted by court-martial of murdering 22 unarmed South Vietnamese civilians in the My Lai Massacre, born in Miami, Florida
  • Willie Davenport, American bobsledder and hurdler (Olympic gold 1968), born in Troy, Alabama (d. 2002)