Historical Events In 1944
Saturday, 23 June 2018
Jul 26 In the year 1944 reza Sjah Pahlawi, [Reza Chan], cossack officer/shah of Persia, dies
Jul 27 In the year 1944 1st British jet fighter used in combat (Gloster Meteor)
Jul 27 The first British jet fighter used in combat (Gloster Meteor) in the year 1944.
Jul 27 US regains possession of Guam from Japanese on this day in history.
Jul 27 Victor Jean Leonard Vreuls, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1944.
Jul 28 Hitler routes 4 division of South France to Normandy on this day in history.
Jul 29 Allied air force bomb Germany for 6 hours in the year 1944.
Jul 30 Frances de la Tour, actress (Bejeweled, Wombling Free) in the year 1944.
Jul 30 In the year 1944 heavy battles at Tessy-sur-Vire & Villebaudon Normandy
Jul 30 On this day in history naval Task Force lands Army troops near Cape Opmarai, New Guinea.
Jul 31 On this day in history last deportation train out Mechelen departs to Auschwitz
Jul 31 In the year 1944 the birth of Geraldine Chaplin, Actress and daughter of Charlie
Aug 01 In the year 1944 manuel Luis Quezón y Molina, pres of Philippines (1935-42), dies at 65
Aug 01 In the year 1944 poland - Warsaw Revolt Begins
Aug 02 Amsterdam soccer team "The Volewijckers" plays in orange shirts in the year 1944.
Aug 03 In the year 1944 allied troops conquer Myitkyina Burma
Aug 03 Felix Nussbaum, German painter (Widerstandskunst), dies in Auschwitz on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1944 anne Frank arrested in Amsterdam by German Security Police (Grüne Polizei) following a tip-off from an informer who was never identified
Aug 04 Anne Frank, 15, (Diary of Anne Frank) is arrested by Nazis in the year 1944.
Aug 05 In the year 1944 mass break out of Japanese prisoners of war from Cowra Camp, NSW
Aug 05 On this day in history maurice Turnbull, cricketer (England)/rugby (Wales), dies
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 On this day in history 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 US 79th/90th division occupy Laval/Mayenne on this day in history.
Aug 06 All 1,200 Jewish death marchers from Lipcani Moldavia have died in the year 1944.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1944 german counterattacks at Avranches "bottleneck." Allies successfully defend advances and continue to sweep Brittany.
Aug 08 Canada/Polish troops occupy Cramesnil/Secqueville/Cintheaux/St-Aignan on this day in history.
Aug 08 Erwin von Witzleben, German fieldmarshal, hanged at 62 on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1944 hMCS Regina (Corvette) torpedoed
Aug 09 12 workers of Dutch illegal paper "Trouw," executed at Camp Vught in the year 1944.
Aug 10 On this day in history berthold Schenk von Stauffenberg, attempt Hitler assassination, dies
Aug 10 Braves Red Barrett throws only 58 pitches to shut out Cin Reds 2-0 in the year 1944.