Historical Events In 1944
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Oct 30 Aaron Copland's "Appalachian Spring," premieres in Wash DC in the year 1944.
Oct 30 In the year 1944 anne Frank (of Diary fame) is deported from Auschwitz to Belsen
Oct 30 Paul Emile Ladmirault, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1944 chief of staff Kruls names De Quay chairman of Universal Commission
Nov 01 On this day in history final mass gassing at Auschwitz, 73 women are murdered. The remainder of the prisoners, approximately 2,300, are deported to Ravensbruck and Bergen-Belsen to meet the growing slave labor demand.
Nov 02 Auschwitz begins gassing inmates in the year 1944.
Nov 03 Allied commando's lands at Westkapelle Walcheren on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1944 german troops reconquer Schmidt Hurtgenwald
Nov 05 Allied troops reach Zoutelande Walcheren in the year 1944.
Nov 06 Bill Henderson, Vancouver BC, rock vocalist/guitarist (Chilliwack) on this day in history.
Nov 06 Hannah Senesh, Jewish poetess, executed by Nazis in Budapest in the year 1944.
Nov 06 On this day in history recognition of the future importance of turbojet and turboprop powerplants led the Bureau of Aeronautics to request the Naval Air Material Center to study requirements for a laboratory to develop and test gas-turbine powerplants
Nov 07 FDR wins 4th term in office, defeating Thomas E Dewey (R) in the year 1944.
Nov 07 Franklin D.Roosevelt elected for a record fourth term as President in the year 1944.
Nov 07 Richard Sorge & Ozaki, spies, hanged in Tokyo on this day in history.
Nov 08 25,000 Hungarian Jews are loaned to Nazis for forced labor in the year 1944.
Nov 08 On this day in history 25,000 Hungarian Jews are loaned to the Nazis for forced labor
Nov 08 Roosevelt wins the U.S. Presidency for a fourth term. Democrats gain in the House in the year 1944.
Nov 08 Walter Nowotny, German combat/jet fighter pilot, dies in the year 1944.
Nov 09 On this day in history red Cross wins Nobel peace prize
Nov 10 German riots in Rotterdam/Schiedam 52,000 men sent to Germany on this day in history.
Nov 12 Edgar Stillman Kelley, US composer (Gulliver), dies at 87 in the year 1944.
Nov 12 RAF sink German battleship "Tirpitz" at Tromso Fjord Norway on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history the German battleship Tirpitz is sunk off the Norwegian coast.
Nov 13 Paul Graener, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1944.
Nov 15 On this day in history government approves sending members of the Australian Women's Army Service (AWAS) to New Guinea to replace men for service in forward areas Members of the Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS) and the Australian Army Medical Women's Service (AAMWS) were already serving in New Guinea
Nov 15 Maarten Reuchlin, resistance fighter, executed on this day in history.
Nov 15 On this day in history surprise attack on office of Nethche Bank
Nov 16 Charles Kellaway, cricketer (26 Tests 1910-1928), dies on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history uS 9th division & 1st Army attacks at Geilenkirchen
Nov 17 -Nov 19] Nazi raids in Dutch NE Polder on this day in history.
Nov 17 On this day in history a C MacLaren, cricketer (England batsman from turn of century), dies
Nov 19 World War II: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt announces the 6th War Loan Drive, aimed at selling $14 billion USD in war bonds to help pay for the war effort on this day in history.
Nov 20 1st Japanse suicide submarine attack (Ulithi Atol, Carolines) in the year 1944.