On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • British dive bombers attack battle cruiser Tirpitz
  • US Supreme Court (Smith v Allwright) "white primaries" unconstitutional

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Pritchard, English rock guitarist (Fortunes), born in Birmingham (d. 1999)
  • Tony Orlando, American singer (& Dawn-Tie a Yellow Ribbon), born in NYC, New York