On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob O'Connor, American politician
  • George Baker [Johannes Bouwens], Dutch singer and songwriter (Paloma Blanca, Little Green Bag), born in Hoorn, Netherlands
  • Guy Darrell [John Swail], British singer (I've Been Hurt), born in Kent, England
  • Ki Longfellow, American novelist

Famous Deaths

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