What Happened on June 7, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Achilles Veen soccer team forms in Veen

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

British forces attack Bréville in France during the Normandy invasion while other British forces attempt to encircle Caen

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Canadian 50th Division occupies Bayeux during the Normandy invasion

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Rafferty, American comedian (Laugh-In, Real People), born in Queens, New York
  • Clarence White, guitarist (Byrds-Turn! Turn! Turn!), born in Lewiston, Maine (d. 1973)