On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1944

Historical Events

  • Anti-Japanese revolt on Java
  • Carl Wick publishes "Salmon Trolling for Commercial & Sport Fishing"

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Parker, English director (Bugsy Malone, Midnight Express), born in London, England (d. 2020)

Carl Bernstein

Carl Bernstein, American investigative reporter who covered Watergate for the Washington Post, born in Washington, D. C.

  • Ronnie Peterson, Swedish racing driver (d. 1978)
1944 Highlights

About February 14, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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