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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.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1944

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Peter Eotvos, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Prince Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian politician was born in the year 1944.  

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

Jan 03   David Atherton, English conductor was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1944 birth of blanche d'Alpuget, Australian novelist, biographer and second wife of Bob Hawke  

Jan 04   In the year 1944 birth of volker Hornback, rocker (Tangerine Dream)  

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

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of tommie Smith, US, 200m dash (Olympic-gold-1968) [or Jun 5]  

Famous Deaths In 1944

Famous People Died In This Year In History

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

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 in the year 1944.  

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

Jan 06   In the year 1944 death of ida Tarbell, American journalist (b. 1857)  

Jan 07   In the year 1944 death of j Verleun, Dutch resistance fighter, executed  

Jan 08   William Kissam Vanderbilt II, member of the Vanderbilt family (b. 1878) died on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Galeazzo count of Cortellazzo Ciano, Italian politician, dies on this day in history.  

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