On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1944

Historical Events

  • Allied air force bomb Germany for 6 hours
  • Frank McCormick (Reds) HR off Ace Adams (Giants) in both games of DH
  • US 4th Armour division occupiers Avranches

Famous Birthdays

  • Terry Jarvis, New Zealand cricket batsman (13 Tests, TS 187 in 387 partnership with Glenn Turner v WI 1972), born in Auckland, New Zealand
1944 Highlights

About July 29, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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