Historical Events In 1944
Monday, 03 August 2020
Mar 25 Germany troop executes 335 residents of Rome in the year 1944.
Mar 25 RAF Sergeant Nickolas Alkemade survives a jump from his Lancaster bomber from 18,000 feet without a parachute in the year 1944.
Mar 26 On this day in history 705 British bombers attack Essen
Mar 26 In the year 1944 the birth of Diana Ross, American singer
Mar 27 1,000 Jews leave Drancy France for Auschwitz Concentration Camp on this day in history.
Mar 27 2,000 Jews are murdered in Kaunas Lithuania in the year 1944.
Mar 27 40 Jewish policemen in Riga Latvia ghetto are shot by the gestapo in the year 1944.
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 Children's Aktion-Nazis collect all the Jewish children of Lovno in the year 1944.
Mar 28 On this day in history 6th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Utah defeats Dartmouth 42-40
Mar 28 Chayyim Most, Rabbi/Maggid of Kovono, killed by nazis on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1944 the birth of Vangelis, Greek musician
Mar 30 781 British bombers attack Neurenberg in the year 1944.
Mar 30 First use of torpedo squadrons from carriers to drop aerial mines (Palau Harbor) on this day in history.
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 German Abwehr ends England spiel, after 132 killed in the year 1944.
Apr 02 CPI-leader Palmiro Togliatti returns to Italy on this day in history.
Apr 02 In the year 1944 mikulas Moyzes, composer, dies at 71
Apr 03 On this day in history british dive bombers attack battle cruiser Tirpitz
Apr 03 In the year 1944 supreme Court (Smith v Allwright) "white primaries" unconstitutional
Apr 03 Supreme Court, in "Smith v Allwright", declares "white primaries" unconstitutional in the year 1944.
Apr 04 British troops capture Addis Ababa Ethiopia on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1944 isolde Kurz, German writer/poetess (Meine Mutter), dies at 90
Apr 06 In the year 1944 jewish nursery at Izieu-Ain France overrun by Nazis
Apr 07 General Montgomery speaks to generals about invastion plan on this day in history.
Apr 09 Boleslaw Wallek-Walewski, composer, dies at 59 in the year 1944.
Apr 09 On this day in history pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Orientals Ecclesiae
Apr 10 "Patrolling the Ether" is shown on 3 TV stations simultaneously in the year 1944.
Apr 11 In the year 1944 rAF bombs census bureau in The Hague
Apr 12 Lillian Hellman's "Searching Wind," premieres in NYC on this day in history.