What Happened on July 31, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Last deportation train out Mechelen departs to Auschwitz
  • Transport #77 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • US troops occupy Sansapor, New-Guinea

Famous Birthdays

  • Geraldine Chaplin, actress (Doctor Zhivago, 3 Musketeers), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Robert C. Merton, American mathematician
  • Sherry Lansing, actress (China Syndrome, Black Rain), born in Chicago, Illinois