What Happened on April 8, 1944

Famous Birthdays

  • Christoph Hein, German writer and translator, born in Heinzendorf, Germany
  • Hywel Bennett, Welsh, actor (Family Way, Shelley), born in Garnant, Wales (d. 2017)
  • Odd Nerdrum, Norwegian painter
  • Santiago JimĂ©nez Jr, American folk and Tejano accordionist (El Mero Mero, Viva Seguin), born in Texas
1944 Highlights

About April 8, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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