On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1944

Historical Events

  • 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas
  • 1st Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Horworth, British politician (L), first Conservative to change to Labour party, born in London
  • Barrie Stevens, English-Dutch choreographer (Personals, Young Again), born in London
  • James "Ox" van Hoften, American astronaut (STS 11, STS 20), born in Fresno, California
1944 Highlights

About June 11, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini