Historical Events Happened In 1944
Saturday, 01 October 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 On this day in history arthur Stanley Eddington, dies
Nov 22 Duke of Cornwalls Light Infantry occupies Hoven at Geilenkirchen on this day in history.
Nov 23 In the year 1944 uS 7th army under Gen Patch conquers Straatsburg
Nov 24 EMHCH Houtappel, resistance fighter: in Neuengamme, dies in the year 1944.
Nov 24 First B-29 raids from Marianas base on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history hMCS Shawinigan (Corvette) lost in the CAbot Strait
Nov 24 In the year 1944 uS bombers based on Saipan, begin 1st attack on Tokyo
Nov 24 US bombers based on Saipan, first attack Tokyo in the year 1944.
Nov 25 32nd CFL Grey Cup: Montreal HMCS defeat Hamilton Flying Wildcats, 7-6 in the year 1944.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 25 Kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge/baseball commisioner, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1944 1st allied marines move onto Antwerp harbor
Nov 27 In the year 1944 3,500-40,00 ton explosive, explodes in Staffordshire, 68 killed
Nov 28 1st allied ship sails into Schelde Antwerp in the year 1944.
Nov 28 Bijnen, Dutch opposition leader (LKP), shot to death in Apeldoorn in the year 1944.
Nov 29 On this day in history albania liberated from Nazi control (National Day)
Nov 29 On this day in history albania liberated from Nazi control (Natl Day)
Nov 29 On this day in history john Hopkins hospital performs first open heart surgery
Nov 30 In the year 1944 biggest & last British Battleship HMS Vanguard runs aground
Nov 30 On this day in history 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 In the year 1944 british order to disarm, causes general strike in Greece
Dec 03 On this day in history civil War breaks out in Greece
Dec 03 In the year 1944 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 Germans destroy Rhine dikes, Betuwe flooded on this day in history.
Dec 04 On this day in history 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.
Dec 05 On this day in history german troops rob all the silver coin in Utrecht
Dec 06 On this day in history uS 95th Infantry division reaches Westwall
Dec 07 Convention on International Civil Aviation drawn up in Chicago in the year 1944.