On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1944

Famous Birthdays

  • Harun Farocki, German filmmaker & author (Nicht loeschbares Feur), born in Nový Jičín, Czech Republic (d. 2014)
  • Ian Hornak, American artist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2002)

Person of interestJimmy Page

Jimmy Page, English rock guitarist (Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven), born in London, England

Rock Star Jimmy Page
Rock Star
Jimmy Page

1944 Highlights

About January 9, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn