Historical Events In 1944
Thursday, 13 May 2021
Sep 10 Jaap P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis in the year 1944.
Sep 10 On this day in history lt-gen Frederick Browning against Montgomery "But, sir, I think we might be going a bridge too far"
Sep 11 FDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the 2nd Quebec Conference on this day in history.
Sep 11 Holland is liberated by the Allies in the year 1944.
Sep 12 In the year 1944 -16] Hurricane, kills 389 in NC
Sep 13 30th Infantry division of US 1st Army frees Margraten on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history soviet troops arrive at the Slovakian border.
Sep 13 In the year 1944 the birth of Jacqueline Bisset, English actress
Sep 13 On this day in history 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 British bombers hit Tirpitz with Tallboy bombs on this day in history.
Sep 17 ... Kussin, German gen-maj/commanding Arnhem, dies in battle on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1944 british Premier Winston Churchill travels to US
Sep 18 In the year 1944 anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, killed in Arnhem
Sep 18 British submarine Tradewind torpedoes Junyo Maru: 5,600 killed on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders
Sep 22 On this day in history "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek
Sep 22 On this day in history boulogne reoccupied by Allies
Sep 23 Colijn, Neth PM, buried on this day in history.
Sep 25 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer (Irrfahrten), dies at 68 in the year 1944.
Sep 25 The birth of Michael Douglas, American film actor in the year 1944.
Sep 26 British & Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem) in the year 1944.
Sep 26 In the year 1944 ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64
Sep 27 In the year 1944 aimee Semple McPherson, Canada/US evangelist/faith healer, dies at 53
Sep 27 Helmond & Oss Neth liberated on this day in history.
Sep 28 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) in the year 1944.
Sep 28 Battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands on this day in history.
Sep 28 First TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) in the year 1944.