Historical Events In 1944
Saturday, 04 July 2020
May 03 On this day in history "Meet Me in St Louis" opens on Broadway
May 03 Dr. Robert Woodward and Dr. William Doering produced the first synthetic quinine on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1944 meat rationing ends in US
May 04 In the year 1944 rCAF kills three German U-boats in under a month.
May 05 On this day in history gandhi freed from prison
May 05 Russian offensive against Sebastopol Krim in the year 1944.
May 06 On this day in history 70th Kentucky Derby: Conn McCreary aboard Pensive wins in 2:04.2
May 07 German assault on Tito's hideout in Drvar Bosnia on this day in history.
May 07 HMCS Valleyfield torpedoed in the year 1944.
May 08 On this day in history 33 communist resistance fighter sentenced to death
May 08 In the year 1944 the first eye bank is established in New York City
May 08 On this day in history u-575 sinks Asphodel
May 09 1st eye bank opens in New York on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1944 country singer Jimmie Davis becomes Governor of Louisiana
May 09 In the year 1944 dutch resistance fighter Gerard Musch arrested
May 09 Ethel Mary Smyth, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1944.
May 09 In the year 1944 russians recapture Crimea by taking Sevastopol
May 09 On this day in history the first eye bank opens (NYC)
May 10 On this day in history chinese offensive in West-Yunnan
May 10 In the year 1944 smith v Allwright (excluding Blacks from primary voting) is illegal
May 11 Allied forces launch a major offensive in central Italy in the year 1944.
May 11 In the year 1944 henk Hos, resistance fighter, executed at 37
May 11 In the year 1944 opposition group surprise attack post office washer
May 11 On this day in history slomp Resistance fighter (Frits de Zwerver) freed from Arnhem prison
May 12 On this day in history 900+ 8th Air Force bombers attack Zwikau, Bohlen & Brüx
May 12 On this day in history arthur T Quiller-Couch [Q], British author/critic, dies at 80
May 12 On this day in history krim purged of Nazi troops
May 12 In the year 1944 secret Police arrest Gerrit Van de Peat
May 13 70th Preakness: Conn McCreary aboard Pensive wins in 1:59.2 in the year 1944.
May 13 In the year 1944 hitler gives permission for German forces to withdraw from the USSR
May 14 91 German bombers harass Bristol on this day in history.
May 14 British troops occupy Kohima on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1944 general Rommel, Speidel & von Stülpnagel attempt to assassinate Hitler
May 14 The birth of George Lucas, Creator of the Star Wars films on this day in history.