On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1944

Historical Events

  • Soviet offensive in Carelia, Finland

Famous Birthdays

  • 23 puppies (record litter), born to Lena, a foxhound in Ambler, Pennsylvania
  • Brigid Bazlen, American actress (Pam-Too Young to go Steady), born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin (d. 1989)
  • Christine Goitschel, French alpine skier (Olympic gold 1964), born in Sallanches, France

Famous Deaths

  • 99 inhabitants of Tulle, hanged by SS
1944 Highlights

About June 9, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini