Historical Events Happened In 1944
Friday, 31 October 2014
Jul 26 In the year 1944 reza Sjah Pahlawi, [Reza Chan], cossack officer/shah of Persia, dies
Jul 27 1st British jet fighter used in combat (Gloster Meteor) on this day in history.
Jul 27 The first British jet fighter used in combat (Gloster Meteor) on this day in history.
Jul 27 US regains possession of Guam from Japanese in the year 1944.
Jul 27 Victor Jean Leonard Vreuls, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1944.
Jul 28 In the year 1944 hitler routes 4 division of South France to Normandy
Jul 29 Allied air force bomb Germany for 6 hours on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history frances de la Tour, actress (Bejeweled, Wombling Free)
Jul 30 On this day in history heavy battles at Tessy-sur-Vire & Villebaudon Normandy
Jul 30 In the year 1944 naval Task Force lands Army troops near Cape Opmarai, New Guinea.
Jul 31 In the year 1944 last deportation train out Mechelen departs to Auschwitz
Jul 31 The birth of Geraldine Chaplin, Actress and daughter of Charlie in the year 1944.
Aug 01 Manuel Luis Quezón y Molina, pres of Philippines (1935-42), dies at 65 in the year 1944.
Aug 01 In the year 1944 poland - Warsaw Revolt Begins
Aug 02 In the year 1944 amsterdam soccer team "The Volewijckers" plays in orange shirts
Aug 03 Allied troops conquer Myitkyina Burma in the year 1944.
Aug 03 On this day in history felix Nussbaum, German painter (Widerstandskunst), dies in Auschwitz
Aug 04 On this day in history anne Frank arrested in Amsterdam by German Security Police (Grüne Polizei) following a tip-off from an informer who was never identified
Aug 04 In the year 1944 anne Frank, 15, (Diary of Anne Frank) is arrested by Nazis
Aug 05 Mass break out of Japanese prisoners of war from Cowra Camp, NSW on this day in history.
Aug 05 Maurice Turnbull, cricketer (England)/rugby (Wales), dies in the year 1944.
Aug 05 More than 1,000 Japanese prisoners of war unsuccessfully attempt to escape from Camp in Cowra, New South Wales 234 are killed, 108 wounded on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1944 more than 1,000 Japanese prisoners of war unsuccessfully attempt to escape from Camp in Cowra, New South Wales: 234 are killed, 108 wounded.
Aug 05 In the year 1944 uS 79th/90th division occupy Laval/Mayenne
Aug 06 In the year 1944 all 1,200 Jewish death marchers from Lipcani Moldavia have died
Aug 06 Deportation of 70,000 jews from Lodz Poland to Auschwitz begins in the year 1944.
Aug 07 Anton de Kom arrested by Surinam resistance fighter in the year 1944.
Aug 07 In the year 1944 german counterattacks at Avranches "bottleneck." Allies successfully defend advances and continue to sweep Brittany.
Aug 08 On this day in history canada/Polish troops occupy Cramesnil/Secqueville/Cintheaux/St-Aignan
Aug 08 In the year 1944 erwin von Witzleben, German fieldmarshal, hanged at 62
Aug 08 In the year 1944 hMCS Regina (Corvette) torpedoed
Aug 09 In the year 1944 12 workers of Dutch illegal paper "Trouw," executed at Camp Vught
Aug 10 On this day in history berthold Schenk von Stauffenberg, attempt Hitler assassination, dies
Aug 10 In the year 1944 braves Red Barrett throws only 58 pitches to shut out Cin Reds 2-0