Historical Events In 1944
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Aug 25 Paris is taken by the Allies. General De Gaulle re-establishes a presence in the capital on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1944 bulgaria announces withdrawal & German troops are to be disarmed
Aug 27 200 Halifax bombers attack oil-installations in Homburg in the year 1944.
Aug 27 On this day in history uSS Stingray (SS-186) lands men and supplies on Luzon, Philippines to support guerilla operations against the Japanese.
Aug 28 On this day in history ernst Thalmann, German communist, dies in Buchenwald
Aug 28 Last German troops in Marseille surrendered & Toulon cleared in the year 1944.
Aug 29 In the year 1944 15,000 American troops liberating Paris march down Champs Elysees
Aug 30 11th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 24, All-Stars 21 (48,769) in the year 1944.
Aug 30 In the year 1944 morten Nielsen, Danish resistance fighter, dies
Aug 30 In the year 1944 soviet troops enter Bucharest Romania
Aug 31 Allied offensive at "Gothen-linie," Italy on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1944 killinger, German ambassador to Romania, commits suicide
Sep 02 Anne Frank (Diary of Anne Frank), is sent to Auschwitz on this day in history.
Sep 02 Belgium's Emissie bank closes in the year 1944.
Sep 02 On this day in history claude Nicollier, Vevey Switzerland, astronaut (STS 61-K, 46, 61, 75)
Sep 02 During WW II, George Bush ejects from a burning plane on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1944 george W Norris, US senator (lame duck-amendement), dies
Sep 03 In the year 1944 frank Parker beats Bill Talbert for US tennis title
Sep 03 Frantisek Alois Drdla, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1944.
Sep 04 On this day in history 2,087 Jews transported for Westerbork to KZ-Lower Theresienstadt
Sep 04 Izaak van der Horst, Dutch resistance fighter, executed in the year 1944.
Sep 05 "Mad Tuesday" 65,000 Dutch nazi collaborators flee to Germany in the year 1944.
Sep 05 Allies liberate Brussels in the year 1944.
Sep 05 Willem M Groenewegen, resistance fighter, executed in the year 1944.
Sep 06 On this day in history gen Von Zangens 15th army escape from Zealand
Sep 06 Robert Lejour, Belgian lawyer/resistance fighter, murdered in the year 1944.
Sep 07 Eduardo Sanchez de Fuentes, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1944.
Sep 07 SS-general Kurt Meyer takes Durnal Belgium on this day in history.
Sep 08 1st V-2 rockets land in London & Antwerp in the year 1944.
Sep 08 On this day in history german V2 rockets strike London for the first time
Sep 08 On this day in history jan van Gilse, composer/Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 63
Sep 08 On this day in history the first V-2 rocket lands in Britain
Sep 09 Allied forces liberate Luxembourg on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history bulgaria liberated from Nazi control (often referred to as the invasion of Bulgaria by Russia) (National Day)