On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1944

Historical Events

  • Beginning of 'the harsh winter', contributes to the famine that develops in the Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Wesley Clark, American military officer, born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Dana Gibson, American illustrator (Gibson Girl), dies at 77
1944 Highlights

About December 23, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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