Historical Events In 1944
Saturday, 24 October 2020
Jun 09 In the year 1944 russian offensive in Carelia
Jun 10 In the year 1944 french Duwaer, Dutch printer/resistance fighter, executed
Jun 10 In the year 1944 joe Nuxhall at 15 becomes youngest ML baseball player
Jun 11 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas in the year 1944.
Jun 11 First Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC on this day in history.
Jun 12 1st V-1 rocket assault on London on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history first V-1 rocket reaches London.
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 In the year 1944 christopher Heseltine, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1895-96), dies
Jun 13 German counter attack on Villers-Bocage Normandy on this day in history.
Jun 13 Nazi Germany begins V-1 (Fieseler Fi-103) buzz-bomb attacks on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history 1st B-29 raid against mainland Japan
Jun 14 In the year 1944 lubor Niederle, Czech archaeologist/slavist, dies at 78
Jun 14 In the year 1944 the first B-29 raid against mainland Japan
Jun 15 First B-29 test-raid on Japanese industrial cities is deemed satisfactory in the year 1944.
Jun 15 In the year 1944 uS forces begin invasion of Saipan in Pacific
Jun 16 Iceland adopts constitution in the year 1944.
Jun 17 On this day in history -19] French troops under Lattre de Tssigny conquer Elba
Jun 17 On this day in history iceland becomes an independent republic
Jun 17 Republic of Iceland proclaimed at Thingvallir, Iceland on this day in history.
Jun 18 On this day in history farewell concert of Willem Mengelberg in Paris
Jun 19 In the year 1944 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 Jan Bonekamp, Dutch resistance fighter/friend of Hannie Schaft, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history very heavy bombing on Berlin
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 On this day in history 4 tornadoes strike Appalachia, killing 153
Jun 24 Rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36 on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1944 british assault at Caen Normandy
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