What Happened on December 11, 1944

Historical Events

  • Surprise attack on House of Keeping Axe, 29 prisoners freed

Famous Birthdays

  • Brenda Lee [Brenda Mae Tarpley], American pop and country singer ("I'm Sorry"; "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree"), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • David Ashley White, American composer and educator, born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Jon Garrison, American tenor, born in Higginsville, Missouri
  • Lynda Day George, American actress (Casey-Mission Impossible), born in San Marcos, Texas
  • Teri Garr, American actress (Mr. Mom, Young Frankenstein), born in Lakewood, Ohio (or 1947)
1944 Highlights

About December 11, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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