June 23, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

After conquering France, Adolf Hitler visits Paris and views the Eiffel Tower and the grave of Napoleon Bonaparte

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • Marcel Louette seeks opposition group "White Brigade" on Antwerp
  • RAF bombs Schiphol, Netherlands

Birthdays in History

  • Derry Irvine [Alexander Andrew Mackay Irvine], Scottish politician (Labour Party) and Lord Chanceller of UK (1997-2003), born in Inverness, Scotland