On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Massive strikes in northern Italian towns
  • U-358 sinks in Atlantic

Famous Birthdays

  • John B Breaux, (Rep-D-LA, 1972-88)
  • John Napier, English set designer (Royal Shakesphere Company), born in London, England
  • Mike D'Abo, rock vocalist (Manfred Mann-Mighty Quinn)
  • Roger Daltrey, English singer and founder of the rock band "The Who", born in East Acton, London, England