July 8, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 4th day of battle at Kursk: Gen Model uses last tank reserve
  • British air raid sinks U-232

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Nationaal-Socialistische Beweging (Dutch National Socialist Movement) leader Anton Mussert meets with Heinrich Himmler

Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS Heinrich Himmler
Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS
Heinrich Himmler
  • US invasion fleet passes Bizerta Tunisia

Birthdays in History

  • Faye Wattleton, sociologist/pres (Planned Parenthood), born in St Louis, Missouri

Deaths in History

  • Harry Oakes, Canadian ruler of Bahamas, murdered
  • Jean "Max" Moulin, French resistance fighter, executed