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Historical Events In 1944

Thursday, 22 April 2021

Jan 16   Lieutenant (jg) S. R. Graham, USCG, while en route from New York to Liverpool in the British freighter Daghestan made a 30 minute flight in an R-4B (HNS-1) from the ship's 60 by 80 foot flight deck on this day in history.  

Jan 17   On this day in history corvette Violet sinks U-641 in Atlantic Ocean  

Jan 17   On this day in history korvet Violet sinks U-641 in Atlantic Ocean  

Jan 18   1st Chinese naturalized US citizen since repeal of exclusion acts on this day in history.  

Jan 18   The first Chinese naturalized US citizen since repeal of exclusion acts in the year 1944.  

Jan 18   The seige of Lenningrad, in the USSR, by the Germans ends after over two years on this day in history.  

Jan 19   Harold Fraser-Simson, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1944.  

Jan 20   In the year 1944 rAF drops 2300 ton bombs on Berlin  

Jan 21   447 German bombers attack London on this day in history.  

Jan 21   649 British bombers attack Magdeburg in the year 1944.  

Jan 21   Gustaaf DFL Schamelhout, Flemish physician/writer, dies at 74 on this day in history.  

Jan 22   In the year 1944 allied forces begin their beach assault at Anzio, Italy, during WWII.  

Jan 22   American troops invaded Italy, landing at Anzio beach in a move to outflank German defensive positions on this day in history.  

Jan 22   During World War II, Allied forces begin landing at Anzio Italy on this day in history.  

Jan 23   In the year 1944 arnold Schoenberg's "Ode to Napoleon," premieres in NYC  

Jan 23   Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (The Scream), dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Allied troops occupy Nettuno Italy in the year 1944.  

Jan 27   Leningrad liberated from Germany in 880 days with 600,000 killed in the year 1944.  

Jan 28   683 British bombers attack Berlin on this day in history.  

Jan 28   In the year 1944 leonard Bernstein's "Jeremiah," premieres in Pittsburgh  

Jan 28   On this day in history u-271 &U-571 sunk off Ireland  

Jan 29   In the year 1944 285 German bombers attack London  

Jan 29   HMS Spartan sunk a 5.25in-armed "Bellona" class AA cruiser. Lost off Anzio, Italy on this day in history.  

Jan 29   On this day in history william Allen White, US journalist (Emporia Gazette), dies at 75  

Jan 30   US invades Majuro, Marshall Islands in the year 1944.  

Jan 31   Operation-Overlord (D-Day) postponed until June in the year 1944.  

Jan 31   U-592 sunk off Ireland on this day in history.  

Jan 31   U.S. forces begin their invasion of Kwajalein Atoll and the Marshall Islands, during WWII in the year 1944.  

Jan 31   US forces invade Kwajalein Atoll in the year 1944.  

Feb 01   On this day in history first Japanese territory invaded at Kwajalein.  

Feb 01   Martin Lunssens, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1944.  

Feb 01   On this day in history supreme Soviet enlarges soviet republics' autonomy  

Feb 02   4th US marine division conquerors Roi, Marshall Islands in the year 1944.  

Feb 02   On this day in history allied troops first set foot on Japanese territory  

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Famous Birthdays In 1944

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Peter Eotvos, composer was born in the year 1944.  

Jan 02   In the year 1944 birth of prince Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian politician  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of christina von Saltza, US, swimmer (Olympic-3 gold/silver-1960)  

Jan 03   In the year 1944 birth of david Atherton, English conductor  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of blanche d'Alpuget, Australian novelist, biographer and second wife of Bob Hawke  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of volker Hornback, rocker (Tangerine Dream)  

Jan 05   In the year 1944 birth of felix Arons, Dutch director/actor (Waaldrecht)  

Jan 05   Tommie Smith, US, 200m dash (Olympic-gold-1968) [or Jun 5] was born in the year 1944.  

Famous Deaths In 1944

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1944 c T B Turner, cricket (17 Tests 1886-95, 101 wkt All time great), dies  

Jan 03   Jurgis BaltruĊĦaitis, Lithuanian poet (b. 1873) died on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Henri "Hans" Flu, Indonesian/Dutch family doctor/antifascist, murder died on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1944 adolph Goldschmidt, German/Swiss art historian, dies at 80  

Jan 06   Ida Tarbell, American journalist (b. 1857) died on this day in history.  

Jan 07   J Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed died in the year 1944.  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of william Kissam Vanderbilt II, member of the Vanderbilt family (b. 1878)  

Jan 11   In the year 1944 galeazzo count of Cortellazzo Ciano, Italian politician, dies  

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