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 »

 

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

Saturday, 20 September 2014

Oct 17   In the year 1944 pavel Haas, composer, dies at 45  

Oct 18   Eisenhower, Bradley & Montgomery confer in Brussel on this day in history.  

Oct 18   Hitler orders the establishment of "Volkssturm." Boys between fifteen and eighteen and men between fifty and sixty are drafted into service. The Nazis have to mobilize replacements for 500,000 men in the year 1944.  

Oct 18   Soviet troops invade Czechoslovakia during WW II on this day in history.  

Oct 19   British premier Winston Churchill flies back to London from Moscow in the year 1944.  

Oct 19   On this day in history uS forces land in Philipines  

Oct 20   30 blocks of Cleveland Ohio burn after a liquid gas factory explodes in the year 1944.  

Oct 20   In the year 1944 gabriel Groulez, composer, dies at 65  

Oct 20   On this day in history general Douglas MacArthur keeps his famous promise and returns to the Philippines.  

Oct 20   Liquid-gas tanks in Cleveland, Ohio explode, 135 die, 3,600 homeless in the year 1944.  

Oct 20   Revolution by workers & students in Guatemala in the year 1944.  

Oct 21   Canadian troops occupy Breskens on this day in history.  

Oct 21   On this day in history prv. Ernest Alva Smith (The Seaforth Highlanders of Canada) wins the Victoria Cross at the Savio River, Italy  

Oct 21   In the year 1944 uS troops capture Aachen, first large German city to fall  

Oct 22   In the year 1944 kurita's vice-admiral fleet leaves North-Borneo  

Oct 23   1st Central Kitchen opens in Amsterdam in the year 1944.  

Oct 23   In the year 1944 hana Brady, Holocaust victim  

Oct 23   Soviet army invades Hungary in the year 1944.  

Oct 23   The largest naval battle in the history of warfare was fought near Leyte Gulf in the Philippines on Oct 23-26, 1944 on this day in history.  

Oct 24   In the year 1944 in air-sea battle in the Sibuyan Sea, carrier aircraft attack Japanese Center Force.  

Oct 24   In the year 1944 lauri S A Haarla, Finnish writer (Juudas, Sukeltaja), dies at 54  

Oct 24   Rotterdam Passage fight frees 46 prisoners in the year 1944.  

Oct 25   Battle at Cape Engano: 4 Japanese ships sink in the year 1944.  

Oct 25   In the year 1944 during Battle of Leyte Gulf in Battle of Surigao Straits, U.S. battleships execute the maneuver of "crossing the tee" of the Japanese forces. In Battle Off Samar, escort carriers, destroyers and destroyer escorts heroically resist attacks of Japanese Center Force. In Battle Off Cape Engano, 3rd Fleet carriers attack Japanese Northern Force sinking several small carriers.  

Oct 25   Fake Krist, nazi collaborator, killed on this day in history.  

Oct 25   In the year 1944 hMCS SKEENA (RCN), lost at Reykjavik, Iceland - driven ashore in heavy gale and wrecked.  

Oct 25   Japanese navy defeated at battle of Leyte Gulf in the year 1944.  

Oct 26   U.S. defeats the Japanese Navy near the Phillipines on this day in history.  

Oct 27   Antwerp port is taken by the Allies on this day in history.  

Oct 27   Hertogenbosch & Tilburg freed from nazi occupation on this day in history.  

Oct 27   Iman J Van de Bosch, Belgian resistance fighter, dies on this day in history.  

Oct 28   On this day in history russia & Bulgaria sign weapon pact  

Oct 29   On this day in history 1st Polish Armoured Division liberates Breda Neth  

Oct 29   In the year 1944 denny Laine, [Brian Hines], rock guitarist (Moody Blues, Wings)  

« 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   In the year 1944 birth of peter Eotvos, composer  

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

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   In the year 1944 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   Tommie Smith, US, 200m dash (Olympic-gold-1968) [or Jun 5] was born on this day in history.  

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   Jurgis Baltrušaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1873) died in the year 1944.  

Jan 04   On this day in history death of henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder  

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 in the year 1944.  

Jan 11   On this day in history galeazzo count of Cortellazzo Ciano, Italian politician, dies