On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1944

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Whitney, English rock guitarist (Family), born in Skipton, North Yorkshire, England
  • Chris Wood, rocker (Traffic)
  • Jeff Beck, British rock guitarist (Yardbirds, Jeff Beck Group), born in Wallington, Surrey

Famous Deaths

  • Rio Gebhardt, German composer, dies at 36
1944 Highlights

About June 24, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer