June 4, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

5th Army enters and liberates Rome from Mussolini's Fascist armies

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • French general De Gaulle arrives in London
  • General Eisenhower cancels planned D-Day invasion on June 5th after receiving unfavorable weather reports
  • U505 becomes the first German submarine captured and boarded on high seas