On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1944

Historical Events

  • Belgian Nazi Leon Degrelle sentenced to death

Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Eisenhower's train returns to Versailles

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Rodney Redmond, NZ cricketer (opener scored century in Test v Pak 1973), born in Whangarei, New Zealand
1944 Highlights

About December 29, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn