Historical Events In 1944
Monday, 03 August 2020
Oct 30 On this day in history aaron Copland's "Appalachian Spring," premieres in Wash DC
Oct 30 Anne Frank (of Diary fame) is deported from Auschwitz to Belsen on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1944 paul Emile Ladmirault, composer, dies at 66
Oct 31 Chief of staff Kruls names De Quay chairman of Universal Commission in the year 1944.
Nov 01 In the year 1944 final mass gassing at Auschwitz, 73 women are murdered. The remainder of the prisoners, approximately 2,300, are deported to Ravensbruck and Bergen-Belsen to meet the growing slave labor demand.
Nov 02 On this day in history auschwitz begins gassing inmates
Nov 03 On this day in history allied commando's lands at Westkapelle Walcheren
Nov 04 German troops reconquer Schmidt Hurtgenwald on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history allied troops reach Zoutelande Walcheren
Nov 06 Bill Henderson, Vancouver BC, rock vocalist/guitarist (Chilliwack) in the year 1944.
Nov 06 Hannah Senesh, Jewish poetess, executed by Nazis in Budapest in the year 1944.
Nov 06 In the year 1944 recognition of the future importance of turbojet and turboprop powerplants led the Bureau of Aeronautics to request the Naval Air Material Center to study requirements for a laboratory to develop and test gas-turbine powerplants
Nov 07 On this day in history fDR wins 4th term in office, defeating Thomas E Dewey (R)
Nov 07 Franklin D.Roosevelt elected for a record fourth term as President in the year 1944.
Nov 07 Richard Sorge & Ozaki, spies, hanged in Tokyo in the year 1944.
Nov 08 25,000 Hungarian Jews are loaned to Nazis for forced labor on this day in history.
Nov 08 25,000 Hungarian Jews are loaned to the Nazis for forced labor in the year 1944.
Nov 08 Roosevelt wins the U.S. Presidency for a fourth term. Democrats gain in the House in the year 1944.
Nov 08 On this day in history walter Nowotny, German combat/jet fighter pilot, dies
Nov 09 In the year 1944 red Cross wins Nobel peace prize
Nov 10 German riots in Rotterdam/Schiedam 52,000 men sent to Germany in the year 1944.
Nov 12 Edgar Stillman Kelley, US composer (Gulliver), dies at 87 in the year 1944.
Nov 12 RAF sink German battleship "Tirpitz" at Tromso Fjord Norway in the year 1944.
Nov 12 The German battleship Tirpitz is sunk off the Norwegian coast on this day in history.
Nov 13 Paul Graener, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Nov 15 Government approves sending members of the Australian Women's Army Service (AWAS) to New Guinea to replace men for service in forward areas Members of the Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS) and the Australian Army Medical Women's Service (AAMWS) were already serving in New Guinea in the year 1944.
Nov 15 On this day in history maarten Reuchlin, resistance fighter, executed
Nov 15 Surprise attack on office of Nethche Bank on this day in history.
Nov 16 Charles Kellaway, cricketer (26 Tests 1910-1928), dies in the year 1944.
Nov 16 US 9th division & 1st Army attacks at Geilenkirchen on this day in history.
Nov 17 In the year 1944 -Nov 19] Nazi raids in Dutch NE Polder
Nov 17 In the year 1944 a C MacLaren, cricketer (England batsman from turn of century), dies
Nov 19 In the year 1944 world War II: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt announces the 6th War Loan Drive, aimed at selling $14 billion USD in war bonds to help pay for the war effort.
Nov 20 1st Japanse suicide submarine attack (Ulithi Atol, Carolines) on this day in history.