Historical Events In 1944
Sunday, 13 June 2021
Sep 10 In the year 1944 jaap P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis
Sep 10 Lt-gen Frederick Browning against Montgomery "But, sir, I think we might be going a bridge too far" on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history fDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the 2nd Quebec Conference
Sep 11 Holland is liberated by the Allies on this day in history.
Sep 12 -16] Hurricane, kills 389 in NC in the year 1944.
Sep 13 30th Infantry division of US 1st Army frees Margraten in the year 1944.
Sep 13 Soviet troops arrive at the Slovakian border on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history the birth of Jacqueline Bisset, English actress
Sep 13 On this day in history u.S. heavy bombers rain destruction on factory areas a few miles from Auschwitz, but Allies refuse to bomb railroad tracks or gas chambers at Auschwitz.
Sep 14 In the year 1944 6,500 Dutch/Indonesian captives sent to Junyo Maru
Sep 14 United States troops arrive at the German border and proceed, with the British and Canadians, to launch an offensive to reach the Rhine in the year 1944.
Sep 15 British bombers hit Tirpitz with Tallboy bombs on this day in history.
Sep 17 ... Kussin, German gen-maj/commanding Arnhem, dies in battle on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history british Premier Winston Churchill travels to US
Sep 18 Anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, killed in Arnhem in the year 1944.
Sep 18 British submarine Tradewind torpedoes Junyo Maru: 5,600 killed in the year 1944.
Sep 19 David Lord, British lieutenant/Dakota-pilot DFC/VC, dies in battle in the year 1944.
Sep 19 In the year 1944 finland & Russia agree to cease fire
Sep 20 In the year 1944 death in action, while filming American troops on Peleliu, of Australian cameraman Damien Parer Parer made what has been considered Australia's most famous war film - Kokoda Front Line The film won an Academy Award and gave international exposure to the experiences of Australian soldiers in 1942 on the Kokoda Track
Sep 20 On this day in history john Grayburn, English (Victoria Cross), dies in battle in Arnhem
Sep 20 Nijmegen is liberated from German occupation in the year 1944.
Sep 21 Last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders on this day in history.
Sep 22 "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek in the year 1944.
Sep 22 On this day in history boulogne reoccupied by Allies
Sep 23 In the year 1944 colijn, Neth PM, buried
Sep 25 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer (Irrfahrten), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1944 the birth of Michael Douglas, American film actor
Sep 26 British & Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem) on this day in history.
Sep 26 Ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64 in the year 1944.
Sep 27 Aimee Semple McPherson, Canada/US evangelist/faith healer, dies at 53 in the year 1944.
Sep 27 On this day in history helmond & Oss Neth liberated
Sep 28 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands
Sep 28 First TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) in the year 1944.