Historical Events In 1944
Monday, 03 August 2020
Jun 09 On this day in history russian offensive in Carelia
Jun 10 French Duwaer, Dutch printer/resistance fighter, executed on this day in history.
Jun 10 Joe Nuxhall at 15 becomes youngest ML baseball player on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1944 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas
Jun 11 First Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1944 1st V-1 rocket assault on London
Jun 12 First V-1 rocket reaches London on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history piolet Off. Andrew C. Mynarski (Royal Cdn. Air Force) wins the Victoria Cross for service over France
Jun 12 On this day in history the first V1 rocket falls on England during World War 2
Jun 13 Christopher Heseltine, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1895-96), dies in the year 1944.
Jun 13 In the year 1944 german counter attack on Villers-Bocage Normandy
Jun 13 On this day in history nazi Germany begins V-1 (Fieseler Fi-103) buzz-bomb attacks
Jun 14 In the year 1944 1st B-29 raid against mainland Japan
Jun 14 Lubor Niederle, Czech archaeologist/slavist, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jun 14 The first B-29 raid against mainland Japan in the year 1944.
Jun 15 On this day in history first B-29 test-raid on Japanese industrial cities is deemed satisfactory.
Jun 15 US forces begin invasion of Saipan in Pacific in the year 1944.
Jun 16 Iceland adopts constitution on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history -19] French troops under Lattre de Tssigny conquer Elba
Jun 17 In the year 1944 iceland becomes an independent republic
Jun 17 In the year 1944 republic of Iceland proclaimed at Thingvallir, Iceland
Jun 18 Farewell concert of Willem Mengelberg in Paris in the year 1944.
Jun 19 On this day in history bill Bradley, cricketer (bowled for England in two Tests 1899), dies
Jun 19 In the year 1944 two day Battle of Philippines Sea begins
Jun 20 In the year 1944 congress charters Central Intelligence Agency
Jun 21 On this day in history jan Bonekamp, Dutch resistance fighter/friend of Hannie Schaft, dies
Jun 21 On this day in history mantello sends out Auschwitz Protocols through the British Exchange Telegraph and, two weeks later, 500 Swiss newspapers publish the story of 1,715,000 Jews being murdered.
Jun 21 Very heavy bombing on Berlin on this day in history.
Jun 22 British 14th army frees Imphal Assam in the year 1944.
Jun 22 In the year 1944 fDR signs "GI Bill of Rights" (Servicemen's Readjustment Act)
Jun 23 In the year 1944 4 tornadoes strike Appalachia, killing 153
Jun 24 In the year 1944 rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36
Jun 25 British assault at Caen Normandy in the year 1944.
Jun 25 In the year 1944 flight-lt. David e. Hornell (Royal Cdn. Air Force) wins the Victoria Cross while on Sea Patrol over th North Sea