Historical Events In 1944
Sunday, 28 November 2021
Sep 10 On this day in history 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 FDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the 2nd Quebec Conference on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history holland is liberated by the Allies.
Sep 12 On this day in history -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 In the year 1944 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 in the year 1944.
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 On this day in history british bombers hit Tirpitz with Tallboy bombs
Sep 17 In the year 1944 ... Kussin, German gen-maj/commanding Arnhem, dies in battle
Sep 17 British Premier Winston Churchill travels to US on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1944 anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, killed in Arnhem
Sep 18 British submarine Tradewind torpedoes Junyo Maru: 5,600 killed in the year 1944.
Sep 19 On this day in history david Lord, British lieutenant/Dakota-pilot DFC/VC, dies in battle
Sep 19 On this day in history 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 John Grayburn, English (Victoria Cross), dies in battle in Arnhem in the year 1944.
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 On this day in history "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek
Sep 22 Boulogne reoccupied by Allies on this day in history.
Sep 23 Colijn, Neth PM, buried on this day in history.
Sep 25 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer (Irrfahrten), dies at 68 in the year 1944.
Sep 25 The birth of Michael Douglas, American film actor on this day in history.
Sep 26 British & Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem) in the year 1944.
Sep 26 On this day in history ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64
Sep 27 Aimee Semple McPherson, Canada/US evangelist/faith healer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Sep 27 Helmond & Oss Neth liberated in the year 1944.
Sep 28 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) on this day in history.
Sep 28 Battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands on this day in history.
Sep 28 First TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) in the year 1944.