On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1944

Historical Events

Historic Event

1st Jews transported from Athens arrive at Auschwitz

  • Freighter "Fort Stikene" explodes in Bombay India, killing 1,376

Historic Event

General Eisenhower becomes the Supreme Allied Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force

  • Greek Colonel Venizelos forms government
1944 Highlights

About April 14, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries