Historical Events In 1944
Monday, 16 May 2022
Sep 10 In the year 1944 jaap P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis
Sep 10 Lt-gen Frederick Browning against Montgomery "But, sir, I think we might be going a bridge too far" in the year 1944.
Sep 11 In the year 1944 fDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the 2nd Quebec Conference
Sep 11 On this day in history holland is liberated by the Allies.
Sep 12 -16] Hurricane, kills 389 in NC on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1944 30th Infantry division of US 1st Army frees Margraten
Sep 13 Soviet troops arrive at the Slovakian border in the year 1944.
Sep 13 The birth of Jacqueline Bisset, English actress in the year 1944.
Sep 13 In the year 1944 u.S. heavy bombers rain destruction on factory areas a few miles from Auschwitz, but Allies refuse to bomb railroad tracks or gas chambers at Auschwitz.
Sep 14 6,500 Dutch/Indonesian captives sent to Junyo Maru on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1944 united States troops arrive at the German border and proceed, with the British and Canadians, to launch an offensive to reach the Rhine.
Sep 15 In the year 1944 british bombers hit Tirpitz with Tallboy bombs
Sep 17 On this day in history ... Kussin, German gen-maj/commanding Arnhem, dies in battle
Sep 17 British Premier Winston Churchill travels to US on this day in history.
Sep 18 Anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, killed in Arnhem on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1944 british submarine Tradewind torpedoes Junyo Maru: 5,600 killed
Sep 19 On this day in history david Lord, British lieutenant/Dakota-pilot DFC/VC, dies in battle
Sep 19 Finland & Russia agree to cease fire in the year 1944.
Sep 20 On this day in history death in action, while filming American troops on Peleliu, of Australian cameraman Damien Parer Parer made what has been considered Australia's most famous war film - Kokoda Front Line The film won an Academy Award and gave international exposure to the experiences of Australian soldiers in 1942 on the Kokoda Track
Sep 20 John Grayburn, English (Victoria Cross), dies in battle in Arnhem in the year 1944.
Sep 20 On this day in history nijmegen is liberated from German occupation
Sep 21 Last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders in the year 1944.
Sep 22 "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek in the year 1944.
Sep 22 In the year 1944 boulogne reoccupied by Allies
Sep 23 Colijn, Neth PM, buried on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1944 jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer (Irrfahrten), dies at 68
Sep 25 On this day in history the birth of Michael Douglas, American film actor
Sep 26 On this day in history british & Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem)
Sep 26 Ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1944.
Sep 27 Aimee Semple McPherson, Canada/US evangelist/faith healer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Sep 27 Helmond & Oss Neth liberated in the year 1944.
Sep 28 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) on this day in history.
Sep 28 Battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands in the year 1944.
Sep 28 First TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) on this day in history.