Historical Events Happened In 1944
Friday, 29 July 2016
Nov 20 Sekio Nishina, Japanese inventor (kaiten-suicide submarine), dies at 21 in the year 1944.
Nov 21 In the year 1944 personnel & executive staff of Philips demonstrate for more food
Nov 22 In the year 1944 arthur Stanley Eddington, dies
Nov 22 Duke of Cornwalls Light Infantry occupies Hoven at Geilenkirchen in the year 1944.
Nov 23 On this day in history uS 7th army under Gen Patch conquers Straatsburg
Nov 24 On this day in history eMHCH Houtappel, resistance fighter: in Neuengamme, dies
Nov 24 On this day in history first B-29 raids from Marianas base.
Nov 24 HMCS Shawinigan (Corvette) lost in the CAbot Strait in the year 1944.
Nov 24 US bombers based on Saipan, begin 1st attack on Tokyo on this day in history.
Nov 24 US bombers based on Saipan, first attack Tokyo on this day in history.
Nov 25 32nd CFL Grey Cup: Montreal HMCS defeat Hamilton Flying Wildcats, 7-6 on this day in history.
Nov 25 A German V-2 missile hit a Woolworth's department store in New Cross Road, Deptford, killing 160 midday shoppers. The V-2 was a recent innovation in German ammunition in the year 1944.
Nov 25 On this day in history kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge/baseball commisioner, dies at 78
Nov 26 On this day in history 1st allied marines move onto Antwerp harbor
Nov 27 3,500-40,00 ton explosive, explodes in Staffordshire, 68 killed in the year 1944.
Nov 28 On this day in history 1st allied ship sails into Schelde Antwerp
Nov 28 Bijnen, Dutch opposition leader (LKP), shot to death in Apeldoorn on this day in history.
Nov 29 On this day in history albania liberated from Nazi control (National Day)
Nov 29 Albania liberated from Nazi control (Natl Day) on this day in history.
Nov 29 On this day in history john Hopkins hospital performs first open heart surgery
Nov 30 On this day in history biggest & last British Battleship HMS Vanguard runs aground
Nov 30 In the year 1944 max Halbe, writer, dies at 79
Dec 01 In the year 1944 béla Bartòk's Concerto for orchestra, premieres
Dec 02 In the year 1944 10th Heisman Trophy Award: Les Horvath, Ohio State (QB)
Dec 02 In the year 1944 filippo T Marinetti, Italian writer (father of futurism), dies at 67
Dec 03 British order to disarm, causes general strike in Greece in the year 1944.
Dec 03 On this day in history civil War breaks out in Greece
Dec 03 On this day in history civil War starts in Athens Greece
Dec 03 On this day in history delfien Vanhaute, Flemish pastor/poet (Ark of Noah), dies at 75
Dec 04 In the year 1944 germans destroy Rhine dikes, Betuwe flooded
Dec 04 USS Flasher (SS-249) sinks Japanese destroyer Kishinami and damages a merchant ship in South China Sea. Flasher is only U.S. submarine to sink over 100,000 tons of enemy shipping in World War II on this day in history.
Dec 05 On this day in history german troops rob all the silver coin in Utrecht
Dec 06 US 95th Infantry division reaches Westwall on this day in history.
Dec 07 Convention on International Civil Aviation drawn up in Chicago on this day in history.