Historical Events In 1944
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Aug 25 In the year 1944 paris is taken by the Allies. General De Gaulle re-establishes a presence in the capital.
Aug 26 Bulgaria announces withdrawal & German troops are to be disarmed in the year 1944.
Aug 27 In the year 1944 200 Halifax bombers attack oil-installations in Homburg
Aug 27 USS Stingray (SS-186) lands men and supplies on Luzon, Philippines to support guerilla operations against the Japanese on this day in history.
Aug 28 Ernst Thalmann, German communist, dies in Buchenwald on this day in history.
Aug 28 Last German troops in Marseille surrendered & Toulon cleared on this day in history.
Aug 29 15,000 American troops liberating Paris march down Champs Elysees on this day in history.
Aug 30 11th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 24, All-Stars 21 (48,769) on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history morten Nielsen, Danish resistance fighter, dies
Aug 30 Soviet troops enter Bucharest Romania on this day in history.
Aug 31 Allied offensive at "Gothen-linie," Italy in the year 1944.
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 in the year 1944.
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 In the year 1944 during WW II, George Bush ejects from a burning plane
Sep 02 On this day in history george W Norris, US senator (lame duck-amendement), dies
Sep 03 Frank Parker beats Bill Talbert for US tennis title in the year 1944.
Sep 03 On this day in history frantisek Alois Drdla, composer, dies at 75
Sep 04 2,087 Jews transported for Westerbork to KZ-Lower Theresienstadt on this day in history.
Sep 04 Izaak van der Horst, Dutch resistance fighter, executed in the year 1944.
Sep 05 On this day in history "Mad Tuesday" 65,000 Dutch nazi collaborators flee to Germany
Sep 05 Allies liberate Brussels on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1944 willem M Groenewegen, resistance fighter, executed
Sep 06 Gen Von Zangens 15th army escape from Zealand on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1944 robert Lejour, Belgian lawyer/resistance fighter, murdered
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 In the year 1944 1st V-2 rockets land in London & Antwerp
Sep 08 German V2 rockets strike London for the first time in the year 1944.
Sep 08 Jan van Gilse, composer/Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history the first V-2 rocket lands in Britain
Sep 09 In the year 1944 allied forces liberate Luxembourg
Sep 09 In the year 1944 bulgaria liberated from Nazi control (often referred to as the invasion of Bulgaria by Russia) (National Day)