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Historical Events Happened In 1944

Wednesday, 04 May 2016

Jan 01   C T B Turner, cricket (17 Tests 1886-95, 101 wkt All time great), dies in the year 1944.  

Jan 01   General Clark replaces General Patton as commander of 7th Army on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1944 first use of helicopters during warfare (British Atlantic patrol)  

Jan 03   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) in the year 1944.  

Jan 03   Top Marine ace MAJ Boyington captured after shooting down 28 aircraft on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history world War II: Top Ace Major Greg "Pappy" Boyington is shot down in his Corsair by Captain Masajiro Kawato flying a Zero.  

Jan 04   In the year 1944 henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder  

Jan 04   In the year 1944 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   In the year 1944 adolph Goldschmidt, German/Swiss art historian, dies at 80  

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

Jan 07   Air Force announces production of 1st US jet fighter, the Bell P-59 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 07   J Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed in the year 1944.  

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

Jan 10   In the year 1944 british troops conquer Maungdaw, Burma  

Jan 11   In the year 1944 aircraft from USS Block Island make first aircraft rocket attack on German submarine  

Jan 11   In the year 1944 crakow-Plaszow Concentration Camp established  

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

Jan 12   Churchill & de Gaulle begin a 2-day wartime conference in Marrakesh on this day in history.  

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

Jan 12   In the year 1944 failed resistance raid on distribution office of Borgerstraat Amsterdam  

Jan 14   In the year 1944 mohammed Emin Yurdakul, Turkish poet, dies at about 74  

Jan 14   Soviet army begins offensive at Oranienbaum/Wolchow on this day in history.  

Jan 15   European Advisory Commission decides to divide Germany on this day in history.  

Jan 15   General Eisenhower arrives in England in the year 1944.  

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

Jan 15   On this day in history vught Concentration Camp puts 74 women in 1 cell, 10 die  

Jan 16   Gen Eisenhower took command of Allied Invasion Force in London in the year 1944.  

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

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Jan 02   Peter Eotvos, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Prince Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian politician was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 03   In the year 1944 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   Volker Hornback, rocker (Tangerine Dream) was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of felix Arons, Dutch director/actor (Waaldrecht)  

Jan 05   On this day in history 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   On this day in history death of jurgis Baltrušaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1873)  

Jan 04   In the year 1944 death of henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder  

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

Jan 06   In the year 1944 death of ida Tarbell, American journalist (b. 1857)  

Jan 07   On this day in history death of j Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed  

Jan 08   In the year 1944 death of william Kissam Vanderbilt II, member of the Vanderbilt family (b. 1878)  

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

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