On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1944

Historical Events

  • U-575 sinks British corvette HMS Asphodel in the Atlantic Ocean killing 92 of the 97 men aboard

Famous Birthdays

  • David Friedman, American jazz and session percussionist, vibraphone and marimba player (Double Image), born in New York City

Famous Deaths

  • David Vogel, Ukrainian author, dies in Auschwitz at 52
1944 Highlights

About March 10, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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