On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1944

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
1944 Highlights

About April 3, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries