On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1944

Historical Events

  • Hungary orders all Jews to wear yellow stars

Famous Birthdays

  • Mick Ralphs, English guitarist (Mott the Hoople, Bad Company)
  • Rod Allen [B Rodney Bainbridge] rock bassist/vocalist (Fortunes)
  • Tomohiro Nishikado, Japanese video gamer developer (Space Invaders), born in Osaka, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Mineichi Koga, admiral of Japanese fleet, dies
1944 Highlights

About March 31, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries