Historical Events In 1944
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aug 25 Paris is taken by the Allies. General De Gaulle re-establishes a presence in the capital on this day in history.
Aug 26 Bulgaria announces withdrawal & German troops are to be disarmed in the year 1944.
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 On this day in history ernst Thalmann, German communist, dies in Buchenwald
Aug 28 Last German troops in Marseille surrendered & Toulon cleared on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1944 15,000 American troops liberating Paris march down Champs Elysees
Aug 30 11th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 24, All-Stars 21 (48,769) on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1944 morten Nielsen, Danish resistance fighter, dies
Aug 30 On this day in history soviet troops enter Bucharest Romania
Aug 31 In the year 1944 allied offensive at "Gothen-linie," Italy
Aug 31 Killinger, German ambassador to Romania, commits suicide on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history 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 in the year 1944.
Sep 02 George W Norris, US senator (lame duck-amendement), dies in the year 1944.
Sep 03 Frank Parker beats Bill Talbert for US tennis title in the year 1944.
Sep 03 Frantisek Alois Drdla, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1944 2,087 Jews transported for Westerbork to KZ-Lower Theresienstadt
Sep 04 In the year 1944 izaak van der Horst, Dutch resistance fighter, executed
Sep 05 "Mad Tuesday" 65,000 Dutch nazi collaborators flee to Germany on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1944 allies liberate Brussels
Sep 05 Willem M Groenewegen, resistance fighter, executed in the year 1944.
Sep 06 Gen Von Zangens 15th army escape from Zealand on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history robert Lejour, Belgian lawyer/resistance fighter, murdered
Sep 07 Eduardo Sanchez de Fuentes, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history sS-general Kurt Meyer takes Durnal Belgium
Sep 08 1st V-2 rockets land in London & Antwerp on this day in history.
Sep 08 German V2 rockets strike London for the first time on this day in history.
Sep 08 Jan van Gilse, composer/Dutch resistance fighter, dies at 63 in the year 1944.
Sep 08 The first V-2 rocket lands in Britain on this day in history.
Sep 09 Allied forces liberate Luxembourg on this day in history.
Sep 09 Bulgaria liberated from Nazi control (often referred to as the invasion of Bulgaria by Russia) (National Day) on this day in history.