On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1944

Historical Events

  • Dutch resistance fighter Joop Westerweel arrested

Famous Birthdays

  • Graham Lyle, Scottish singer-songwriter (What's Love Got to Do with It), born in Bellshill, Scotland
  • Ric Rothwell, drummer (Mindbenders-Games of Love)

Famous Deaths

  • Hendrik W van Loon, Neth/US radio commentator/writer, dies at 62
1944 Highlights

About March 11, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces