What Happened on February 7, 1944

Historical Events

Music History

Bing Crosby records "Swinging on a Star" for Decca Records (Academy Award Best Original Song)

  • Germans launch counteroffensive at Anzio, Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Berend baron van Voorst tot Voorst, Dutch foreign state sect (CDA)
  • Michael A. Andrews, American politician (Rep-D-TX, 1983-95), born in Houston, Texas
Born in 1944

Famous Deaths

  • Lina Cavalieri, Italian soprano (b. 1874)

About February 7, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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