Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events

 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Independence Day (Chile)
  • Victory of Uprona (Burundi)
  • View All »
 

Poll

  • Which invention had the greatest impact on human life?
    Steam Engine
    Electric Lighting
    Telegraph
 

Contest

Get The Maximum Likes For Your Events Page And Win Exciting Gifts!!!
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Historical Events Happened In 1944

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Jan 01   C T B Turner, cricket (17 Tests 1886-95, 101 wkt All time great), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 01   General Clark replaces General Patton as commander of 7th Army in the year 1944.  

Jan 01   On this day in history the first feature-length foreign movie, African Journey, shown on TV, New York City NY  

Jan 02   1st use of helicopters during warfare (British Atlantic patrol) in the year 1944.  

Jan 02   First use of helicopters during warfare (British Atlantic patrol) on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history helicopter Mercy Mission a HNS-1 helicopter, made an emergency delivery of 40 units of blood plasma from lower Manhattan Island to Sandy Hook where the plasma was administered to survivors of an explosion on the destroyer Turner (DD 648)  

Jan 03   Top Marine ace MAJ Boyington captured after shooting down 28 aircraft in the year 1944.  

Jan 03   In the year 1944 world War II: Top Ace Major Greg "Pappy" Boyington is shot down in his Corsair by Captain Masajiro Kawato flying a Zero.  

Jan 04   Henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder in the year 1944.  

Jan 04   On this day in history ralph Bunche appointed 1st Negro official in US State Department  

Jan 04   Ralph Bunche appointed first Negro official in US State Department on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Adolph Goldschmidt, German/Swiss art historian, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1944 the Daily Mail becomes the first transoceanic newspaper.  

Jan 07   In the year 1944 air Force announces production of 1st US jet fighter, the Bell P-59  

Jan 07   On this day in history air Force announces production of first US jet fighter, the Bell P-59  

Jan 07   In the year 1944 j Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed  

Jan 10   On this day in history 1st mobile electric power plant delivered, Phila  

Jan 10   British troops conquer Maungdaw, Burma on this day in history.  

Jan 11   On this day in history aircraft from USS Block Island make first aircraft rocket attack on German submarine  

Jan 11   Crakow-Plaszow Concentration Camp established on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Galeazzo count of Cortellazzo Ciano, Italian politician, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 12   Churchill & de Gaulle begin a 2-day wartime conference in Marrakesh in the year 1944.  

Jan 12   Churchill &de Gaulle begin a 2-day wartime conference in Marrakesh in the year 1944.  

Jan 12   Failed resistance raid on distribution office of Borgerstraat Amsterdam on this day in history.  

Jan 14   On this day in history mohammed Emin Yurdakul, Turkish poet, dies at about 74  

Jan 14   In the year 1944 soviet army begins offensive at Oranienbaum/Wolchow  

Jan 15   European Advisory Commission decides to divide Germany in the year 1944.  

Jan 15   General Eisenhower arrives in England on this day in history.  

Jan 15   In Argentina a 7.8 earthquake resulted in 5000 deaths on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Vught Concentration Camp puts 74 women in 1 cell, 10 die on this day in history.  

Jan 16   In the year 1944 gen Eisenhower took command of Allied Invasion Force in London  

Jan 16   On this day in history gen. Dwight Eisenhower arrived in London to assume command of the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces in Europe.  

Jan 16   General Eisenhower took command of Allied Invasion Force in London on this day in history.  

Jan 16   In the year 1944 in London, General Dwight D. Eisenhower becomes commander of the Allied Invasion Force, during WWII.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • The world's oldest musical instrument (40,000 BCE) Mammoth ivory and bird bone flutes Germany
  • Cycling is the Greatest Invention of All Time
  • Wright Brothers First Flight (1903)
  • Raw Footage of Hamas Tunnel Terror Attack Being Thrawted
  • ISIS Genocide of Yazidi in Iraq
  • Boko Haram leader: Allah says to sell girls
  • Origins of Israel Palestinian Conflict
  • The Arab-Israeli Conflict Explained: World History Review
  • Israeli vs Hamas War VIDEO : 500 Killed in Gaza City Airstrikes, Rockets & Ground Operations
  • BIG AND WORST FIGHTS IN FOOTBALL FULL HD
  • Dirty Football - Worst Tackles and Injuries
  • Best Of Rene Higuita by Jejinho
  • World Cup Moments: Carlos Valderrama
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - USA upsets England
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - Diego Maradona 1986 'The Hand of God'

Famous Birthdays In 1944

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of peter Eotvos, composer  

Jan 02   In the year 1944 birth of prince Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian politician  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of christina von Saltza, US, swimmer (Olympic-3 gold/silver-1960)  

Jan 03   David Atherton, English conductor was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of blanche d'Alpuget, Australian novelist, biographer and second wife of Bob Hawke  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of volker Hornback, rocker (Tangerine Dream)  

Jan 05   Felix Arons, Dutch director/actor (Waaldrecht) was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 05   In the year 1944 birth of tommie Smith, US, 200m dash (Olympic-gold-1968) [or Jun 5]  

Famous Deaths In 1944

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history c T B Turner, cricket (17 Tests 1886-95, 101 wkt All time great), dies  

Jan 03   In the year 1944 death of jurgis Baltrušaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1873)  

Jan 04   Henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder died in the year 1944.  

Jan 05   Adolph Goldschmidt, German/Swiss art historian, dies at 80 in the year 1944.  

Jan 06   Ida Tarbell, American journalist (b. 1857) died in the year 1944.  

Jan 07   J Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed died on this day in history.  

Jan 08   William Kissam Vanderbilt II, member of the Vanderbilt family (b. 1878) died on this day in history.  

Jan 11   In the year 1944 galeazzo count of Cortellazzo Ciano, Italian politician, dies