Historical Events on August 3, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Allied troops under Lt-Gen Joseph Stilwell take Myitkyina, Burma
  • Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp gases 4,000 gypsies
  • General Montgomery visits general Dempsey's headquarter
  • Tommy Brown, just 16 years & 8 months old, plays shortstop for Dodgers