On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1944

Historical Events

  • US 95th Infantry division reaches Westwall

Famous Birthdays

  • David "Fritz" Fryer, British pop guitarist and songwriter (The Four Pennies -"Juliet"), born in Oldham, Lancashire (d. 2007)
  • Jonathan King, English singer and songwriter ("Everyone's Gone To The Moon") and record producer, born in London
1944 Highlights

About December 6, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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