On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1944

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby
  • Germans launch counteroffensive at Anzio, Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Berend baron van Voorst tot Voorst, Dutch foreign state sect (CDA)
  • Michael A Andrews, (Rep-D-TX, 1983- )

Famous Deaths

  • Lina Cavalieri, Italian soprano (b. 1874)
1944 Highlights

About February 7, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius