Historical Events Happened In 1944
Tuesday, 03 May 2016
Jul 14 In the year 1944 attempt to liberate prisoners in Amsterdam fails, John Post arrested
Jul 15 On this day in history greenwich Observatory damaged by WW II flying bomb
Jul 16 In the year 1944 dodgers score 8 unearned runs against Braves to win 8-5 & break their 16-game losing streak, they will lose another 5 in a row
Jul 16 John Post, Dutch farmer/resistance fighter (passage fight), executed in the year 1944.
Jul 17 On this day in history 2 ammunition ships explodes at Port Chicago, California kills 322
Jul 17 Hugh Rigby, English portrait painter (King George V 1928-32), dies in the year 1944.
Jul 18 7:45 Operation-Goodwood: British assault east of Caen in the year 1944.
Jul 18 George A Hartland, English MP (Norwich 1931-35), dies at 60 in the year 1944.
Jul 19 1,200+ 8th Air Force bombers bomb targets in SW Germany in the year 1944.
Jul 19 In the year 1944 carl Bock, Danish Gestapo agent, liquidated
Jul 20 Abortive attempt on Hitler's life by a group of Nazi officers in the year 1944.
Jul 20 In the year 1944 arthur J Treadwell, English mayor of Stoke Newington, dies at about 71
Jul 20 In the year 1944 brit/Canadian troops occupy Hill 67/Ifs/Bras/Frenouville, Normandy
Jul 20 In the year 1944 pres FDR nominated for an unprecedented 4th term at Dem convention
Jul 20 In the year 1944 uS invades Japanese-occupied Guam in WW II
Jul 20 Von Stauffenberg fails on an attempt on Hitler's life in the year 1944.
Jul 21 American marines capture the western Pacific island of Guam in the year 1944.
Jul 21 British premier Winston Churchill flies to France, meets Montgomery on this day in history.
Jul 21 Gerrit van den Bosch, led illegal Dutch CPN party, dies in Dachau on this day in history.
Jul 21 Invasion and recapture of Guam begins on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1944 uS forces free Guam of Japanese invaders
Jul 22 Soviets set up Polish Committee of National Liberation in the year 1944.
Jul 23 Bernard M Cohen, attorney, killed at Belsen concentration camp in the year 1944.
Jul 23 In the year 1944 chicago Cubs Bill Nicholson hits 4 HRs in a doubleheader
Jul 23 US forces invade Japanese-held Tinian in WW II in the year 1944.
Jul 24 On this day in history 300 allied bombers drop fire bombs on Allied/German positions
Jul 24 Following 43 days of naval gunfire and air bombardment, Naval Task Force lands Marines on Tinian on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1944 jan Postma, leader of illegal Dutch party (CPN), executed at 49
Jul 24 Russians liberate the Majdanek extermination camp in the year 1944.
Jul 25 -26] Japanse banzai-attack on Guam in the year 1944.
Jul 25 Lesley J McNair, US lt-general, killed by US bomb at St-Lo in the year 1944.
Jul 25 On this day in history the breakout from the Normandy beaches begins.
Jul 25 In the year 1944 the first jet fighter used in combat (Messerschmitt 262)
Jul 26 On this day in history japanese suicide attack on US lines in Guam