What Happened on September 6, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Gen Von Zangen's 15th army escape from Zealand

Famous Birthdays

  • Gordon DeMarco, American writer and activist, born in Akron, Ohio (d. 1995)
  • Linda Kaye Henning, American actress (Betty Joe-Petticoat Junction), born in Los Angeles, California
  • M N Aubrey Mokoape, S Afr's VP (Azanian People Org)
  • Swoosie Kurtz, actress (Slap Shot, Garp, Sisters), born in Omaha, Nebraska

Famous Weddings


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Actor Yul Brynner (24) weds actress Virginia Gilmore (25) at the Los Angeles County Courthouse


Famous Deaths

  • Robert Lejour, Belgian lawyer/resistance fighter, murdered