Monday 26 June 1944
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ruth Kempson and Troy Holter.
The Canterville Ghost, directed by Jules Dassin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 June 1944 ?
- Saints John and Paul
- The United Nations' Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
- Flag Day in Romania
- Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
- Independence Day in Madagascar
- Saint Josemarfa Escriv� (d. 1975)
- Ruth Kempson: Linguist (SOAS).
- Troy Holter: American astrologer and journalist.
- Gennadi Zyuganov: Russian Communist politician and military man, a general who went head to head with Yeltsin for the presidency of Russia.
- Arthur Doyle: American singer-songwriter saxophonist and flute player (d. 2014).
- Wolfgang Weber: German footballer and manager.
- Gennady Zyuganov: Russian colonel and politician
- 2nd British army reaches Grainville-Mouen line
- Yanks, Dodgers and Giants play unique 6 inn game for War Bonds, each playing successive innings, final score Dodgers-5, Yanks-1 and Giants-0
- WWII: American troops enter Cherbourg.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1944 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Milkman, Keep Those Bottles Quiet - Woody Herman & His Orchestra
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