On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1944

Historical Events

  • 2,500 women trample guards and floorwalkers to purchase 1,500 alarm clocks announced for sale in a Chicago Illinois department store
  • Bus falls off bridge into Passaic River NJ, killing 16

Famous Deaths

  • Felix Woyrsch, German composer, dies at 83
1944 Highlights

About March 20, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces