On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bonnie Franklin, American actress (Ann-1 Day at a Time), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2013)
  • Henry Kravis, American businessman & author (The Money Machine), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Rolf M. Zinkernagel, Swiss immunologist & Nobel laureate, born in Riehen, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

  • Ida Tarbell, American journalist (b. 1857)