January 1, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Army defeats Navy 10-7 in football "Arab Bowl," Oran, North Africa
  • Gen Clark replaces Gen Patton as commander of 7th Army

Birthdays in History

  • Zafarullah Khan Jamali, Pakistani politician

Deaths in History

  • Sir Edward Lutyens, British architect who designed New Delhi (b. 1869)