Historical Events In 1944
Monday, 03 August 2020
Sep 10 In the year 1944 jaap P Musch, Dutch resistance fighter, murdered by Nazis
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 In the year 1944 fDR and Churchill meet in Canada at the 2nd Quebec Conference
Sep 11 In the year 1944 holland is liberated by the Allies.
Sep 12 -16] Hurricane, kills 389 in NC in the year 1944.
Sep 13 30th Infantry division of US 1st Army frees Margraten on this day in history.
Sep 13 Soviet troops arrive at the Slovakian border on this day in history.
Sep 13 The birth of Jacqueline Bisset, English actress on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1944 british bombers hit Tirpitz with Tallboy bombs
Sep 17 ... Kussin, German gen-maj/commanding Arnhem, dies in battle on this day in history.
Sep 17 British Premier Winston Churchill travels to US on this day in history.
Sep 18 On this day in history anthony Stefanich, British boxer/captain, killed in Arnhem
Sep 18 On this day in history 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 Finland & Russia agree to cease fire in the year 1944.
Sep 20 On this day in history 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 On this day in history nijmegen is liberated from German occupation
Sep 21 On this day in history last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders
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 in the year 1944.
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 On this day in history british & Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem)
Sep 26 On this day in history ernst Isler, composer, dies at 64
Sep 27 On this day in history aimee Semple McPherson, Canada/US evangelist/faith healer, dies at 53
Sep 27 In the year 1944 helmond & Oss Neth liberated
Sep 28 On this day in history 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise)
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.