Historical Events In 1944
Sunday, 16 January 2022
Aug 25 In the year 1944 paris is taken by the Allies. General De Gaulle re-establishes a presence in the capital.
Aug 26 In the year 1944 bulgaria announces withdrawal & German troops are to be disarmed
Aug 27 200 Halifax bombers attack oil-installations in Homburg on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history uSS Stingray (SS-186) lands men and supplies on Luzon, Philippines to support guerilla operations against the Japanese.
Aug 28 Ernst Thalmann, German communist, dies in Buchenwald on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1944 last German troops in Marseille surrendered & Toulon cleared
Aug 29 In the year 1944 15,000 American troops liberating Paris march down Champs Elysees
Aug 30 In the year 1944 11th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 24, All-Stars 21 (48,769)
Aug 30 On this day in history morten Nielsen, Danish resistance fighter, dies
Aug 30 On this day in history soviet troops enter Bucharest Romania
Aug 31 On this day in history allied offensive at "Gothen-linie," Italy
Aug 31 On this day in history killinger, German ambassador to Romania, commits suicide
Sep 02 In the year 1944 anne Frank (Diary of Anne Frank), is sent to Auschwitz
Sep 02 In the year 1944 belgium's Emissie bank closes
Sep 02 In the year 1944 claude Nicollier, Vevey Switzerland, astronaut (STS 61-K, 46, 61, 75)
Sep 02 During WW II, George Bush ejects from a burning plane on this day in history.
Sep 02 George W Norris, US senator (lame duck-amendement), dies in the year 1944.
Sep 03 On this day in history frank Parker beats Bill Talbert for US tennis title
Sep 03 Frantisek Alois Drdla, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1944.
Sep 04 2,087 Jews transported for Westerbork to KZ-Lower Theresienstadt on this day in history.
Sep 04 Izaak van der Horst, Dutch resistance fighter, executed on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history "Mad Tuesday" 65,000 Dutch nazi collaborators flee to Germany
Sep 05 Allies liberate Brussels in the year 1944.
Sep 05 In the year 1944 willem M Groenewegen, resistance fighter, executed
Sep 06 Gen Von Zangens 15th army escape from Zealand on this day in history.
Sep 06 Robert Lejour, Belgian lawyer/resistance fighter, murdered on this day in history.
Sep 07 Eduardo Sanchez de Fuentes, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1944 sS-general Kurt Meyer takes Durnal Belgium
Sep 08 1st V-2 rockets land in London & Antwerp in the year 1944.
Sep 08 In the year 1944 german V2 rockets strike London for the first time
Sep 08 In the year 1944 jan van Gilse, composer/Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 63
Sep 08 The first V-2 rocket lands in Britain on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1944 allied forces liberate Luxembourg
Sep 09 In the year 1944 bulgaria liberated from Nazi control (often referred to as the invasion of Bulgaria by Russia) (National Day)