On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1944

Historical Events


World War II: General Montgomery speaks to generals at St. Paul's School about his vision for the upcoming D-Day landings

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Stoneman, American baseball player and manager
  • Carol Grimes, British singer (Delivery), born in London, England
  • Gerhard Schröder, Chancellor of Germany
1944 Highlights

About April 7, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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