Historical Events In 1944
Sunday, 13 June 2021
Mar 25 On this day in history germany troop executes 335 residents of Rome
Mar 25 RAF Sergeant Nickolas Alkemade survives a jump from his Lancaster bomber from 18,000 feet without a parachute on this day in history.
Mar 26 705 British bombers attack Essen in the year 1944.
Mar 26 In the year 1944 the birth of Diana Ross, American singer
Mar 27 In the year 1944 1,000 Jews leave Drancy France for Auschwitz Concentration Camp
Mar 27 2,000 Jews are murdered in Kaunas Lithuania in the year 1944.
Mar 27 In the year 1944 40 Jewish policemen in Riga Latvia ghetto are shot by the gestapo
Mar 27 Australian Government launches First Victory Loan aimed at raising £150 million ($300 million) for the war effort Twelve major government war loans were offered to the Australian public during World War Two on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1944 children's Aktion-Nazis collect all the Jewish children of Lovno
Mar 28 6th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Utah defeats Dartmouth 42-40 in the year 1944.
Mar 28 Chayyim Most, Rabbi/Maggid of Kovono, killed by nazis in the year 1944.
Mar 29 The birth of Vangelis, Greek musician in the year 1944.
Mar 30 781 British bombers attack Neurenberg in the year 1944.
Mar 30 In the year 1944 first use of torpedo squadrons from carriers to drop aerial mines (Palau Harbor)
Mar 31 On this day in history hungary orders all Jews to wear yellow stars
Mar 31 Mineichi Koga, admiral of Japanese fleet, dies on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1944 german Abwehr ends England spiel, after 132 killed
Apr 02 CPI-leader Palmiro Togliatti returns to Italy in the year 1944.
Apr 02 On this day in history mikulas Moyzes, composer, dies at 71
Apr 03 British dive bombers attack battle cruiser Tirpitz on this day in history.
Apr 03 Supreme Court (Smith v Allwright) "white primaries" unconstitutional in the year 1944.
Apr 03 Supreme Court, in "Smith v Allwright", declares "white primaries" unconstitutional on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history british troops capture Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Apr 04 In the year 1944 de Gaulle forms new regime in exile, with communists
Apr 04 In the year 1944 john Peale Bishop, US poet (Undertaker's Garland), dies at 51
Apr 05 In the year 1944 140 Lancasters bomb airplane manufacturer in Toulouse
Apr 05 Isolde Kurz, German writer/poetess (Meine Mutter), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1944 jewish nursery at Izieu-Ain France overrun by Nazis
Apr 07 In the year 1944 general Montgomery speaks to generals about invastion plan
Apr 09 On this day in history boleslaw Wallek-Walewski, composer, dies at 59
Apr 09 In the year 1944 pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Orientals Ecclesiae
Apr 10 "Patrolling the Ether" is shown on 3 TV stations simultaneously on this day in history.
Apr 11 On this day in history rAF bombs census bureau in The Hague
Apr 12 Lillian Hellman's "Searching Wind," premieres in NYC on this day in history.