On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1944

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob O'Connor, American politician (58th Mayor of Pittsburgh), born in Greenfield Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2006)
  • Guy Darrell [John Swail], British singer (I've Been Hurt), born in Kent, England
  • Ki Longfellow, American novelist (The Secret Magdalene), born in Staten Island, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Laird Cregar, actor (Charley's Aunt, Hangover Square), dies at 28
1944 Highlights

About December 9, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius