Historical Events In 1944
Saturday, 24 October 2020
Sep 10 In the year 1944 jaap P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis
Sep 10 In the year 1944 lt-gen Frederick Browning against Montgomery "But, sir, I think we might be going a bridge too far"
Sep 11 In the year 1944 fDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the 2nd Quebec Conference
Sep 11 On this day in history holland is liberated by the Allies.
Sep 12 In the year 1944 -16] Hurricane, kills 389 in NC
Sep 13 30th Infantry division of US 1st Army frees Margraten on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1944 soviet troops arrive at the Slovakian border.
Sep 13 On this day in history the birth of Jacqueline Bisset, English actress
Sep 13 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 on this day in history.
Sep 14 6,500 Dutch/Indonesian captives sent to Junyo Maru in the year 1944.
Sep 14 In the year 1944 united States troops arrive at the German border and proceed, with the British and Canadians, to launch an offensive to reach the Rhine.
Sep 15 British bombers hit Tirpitz with Tallboy bombs in the year 1944.
Sep 17 On this day in history ... Kussin, German gen-maj/commanding Arnhem, dies in battle
Sep 17 British Premier Winston Churchill travels to US in the year 1944.
Sep 18 Anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, killed in Arnhem in the year 1944.
Sep 18 In the year 1944 british submarine Tradewind torpedoes Junyo Maru: 5,600 killed
Sep 19 In the year 1944 david Lord, British lieutenant/Dakota-pilot DFC/VC, dies in battle
Sep 19 In the year 1944 finland & Russia agree to cease fire
Sep 20 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 on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1944 john Grayburn, English (Victoria Cross), dies in battle in Arnhem
Sep 20 In the year 1944 nijmegen is liberated from German occupation
Sep 21 Last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1944 "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek
Sep 22 Boulogne reoccupied by Allies in the year 1944.
Sep 23 Colijn, Neth PM, buried on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer (Irrfahrten), dies at 68
Sep 25 The birth of Michael Douglas, American film actor in the year 1944.
Sep 26 British & Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem) in the year 1944.
Sep 26 In the year 1944 ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64
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 In the year 1944 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise)
Sep 28 Battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands in the year 1944.
Sep 28 On this day in history first TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise)