On This Day

July 10, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Continuation War: Finland invades East Karelia as hostilities with the Soviet Union resume following the German invasion in June
  • Jedwabne Pogrom: massacre of Jewish people living in and near the village of Jedwabne, Poland

Birthdays in History

  • David G. Hartwell, American editor and anthologist, born in Salem, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • Pyotr Ilyich Klimuk, Polish cosmonaut (Soyuz 13, 18B, 30), born in Komarovka, Belarus