Historical Events In 1944
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Mar 25 On this day in history germany troop executes 335 residents of Rome
Mar 25 RAF Sergeant Nickolas Alkemade survives a jump from his Lancaster bomber from 18,000 feet without a parachute in the year 1944.
Mar 26 In the year 1944 705 British bombers attack Essen
Mar 26 In the year 1944 the birth of Diana Ross, American singer
Mar 27 On this day in history 1,000 Jews leave Drancy France for Auschwitz Concentration Camp
Mar 27 2,000 Jews are murdered in Kaunas Lithuania in the year 1944.
Mar 27 In the year 1944 40 Jewish policemen in Riga Latvia ghetto are shot by the gestapo
Mar 27 In the year 1944 australian Government launches First Victory Loan aimed at raising £150 million ($300 million) for the war effort Twelve major government war loans were offered to the Australian public during World War Two
Mar 27 Children's Aktion-Nazis collect all the Jewish children of Lovno in the year 1944.
Mar 28 6th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Utah defeats Dartmouth 42-40 in the year 1944.
Mar 28 Chayyim Most, Rabbi/Maggid of Kovono, killed by nazis on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1944 the birth of Vangelis, Greek musician
Mar 30 In the year 1944 781 British bombers attack Neurenberg
Mar 30 In the year 1944 first use of torpedo squadrons from carriers to drop aerial mines (Palau Harbor)
Mar 31 On this day in history hungary orders all Jews to wear yellow stars
Mar 31 Mineichi Koga, admiral of Japanese fleet, dies in the year 1944.
Apr 01 German Abwehr ends England spiel, after 132 killed on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history cPI-leader Palmiro Togliatti returns to Italy
Apr 02 Mikulas Moyzes, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1944.
Apr 03 British dive bombers attack battle cruiser Tirpitz in the year 1944.
Apr 03 On this day in history supreme Court (Smith v Allwright) "white primaries" unconstitutional
Apr 03 Supreme Court, in "Smith v Allwright", declares "white primaries" unconstitutional on this day in history.
Apr 04 British troops capture Addis Ababa Ethiopia in the year 1944.
Apr 04 In the year 1944 de Gaulle forms new regime in exile, with communists
Apr 04 John Peale Bishop, US poet (Undertaker's Garland), dies at 51 in the year 1944.
Apr 05 140 Lancasters bomb airplane manufacturer in Toulouse on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1944 isolde Kurz, German writer/poetess (Meine Mutter), dies at 90
Apr 06 On this day in history jewish nursery at Izieu-Ain France overrun by Nazis
Apr 07 In the year 1944 general Montgomery speaks to generals about invastion plan
Apr 09 On this day in history boleslaw Wallek-Walewski, composer, dies at 59
Apr 09 In the year 1944 pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Orientals Ecclesiae
Apr 10 "Patrolling the Ether" is shown on 3 TV stations simultaneously on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1944 rAF bombs census bureau in The Hague
Apr 12 On this day in history lillian Hellman's "Searching Wind," premieres in NYC