On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1944

Historical Events

  • Nazi occupiers of Amsterdam destroy electricity plants
  • US Destroyers Hull, Spence & Monaghan sink in typhoon (Philippines)

Famous Birthdays

  • Deke [Roger] Leonard, Welsh rock musician (Man), born in Llanelli (d. 2017)
1944 Highlights

About December 18, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius