June 20, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) founded in Chicago
  • Detroit race riot kills 35
  • German round up Jews in Amsterdam
  • New Quebec (Chubb) Crater discovered in northern Quebec (3½ km dia)
  • Sweden's Gunther Hagg beats favorite Greg Rice by 35 yards in 5,000m at national AAU track & field championship in NY