Historical Events In 1944
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Sep 10 Jaap P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis in the year 1944.
Sep 10 On this day in history 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 in the year 1944.
Sep 11 In the year 1944 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 in the year 1944.
Sep 13 On this day in history soviet troops arrive at the Slovakian border.
Sep 13 On this day in history the birth of Jacqueline Bisset, English actress
Sep 13 In the year 1944 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 On this day in history 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 ... 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 On this day in history british submarine Tradewind torpedoes Junyo Maru: 5,600 killed
Sep 19 David Lord, British lieutenant/Dakota-pilot DFC/VC, dies in battle on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history 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 On this day in history john Grayburn, English (Victoria Cross), dies in battle in Arnhem
Sep 20 Nijmegen is liberated from German occupation on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders
Sep 22 "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek in the year 1944.
Sep 22 Boulogne reoccupied by Allies in the year 1944.
Sep 23 On this day in history colijn, Neth PM, buried
Sep 25 Jakob Schaffner, Swiss writer (Irrfahrten), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 25 The birth of Michael Douglas, American film actor on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1944 british & Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem)
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 In the year 1944 helmond & Oss Neth liberated
Sep 28 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise) in the year 1944.
Sep 28 In the year 1944 battle of Arnhem, Germans defeat British airborne in Netherlands
Sep 28 On this day in history first TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise)