On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1944

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Adolf Hitler routes 4 division of South France to Normandy

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • US 8th Army corp occupies Coutances France

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Morelon, French speed skater (Olympic gold 1968, 72), born in Bourg-en-Bresse, France
1944 Highlights

About July 28, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo