On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • USAAF begins daylight bombing of Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Kiri Te Kanawa, New Zealand operatic soprano (Don Giovanni), born in Gisborne, New Zealand
  • Mary Wilson, vocalist (Supremes-Where Did Our Love Go), born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Cohen, Dutch chemist, gassed at Auschwitz concentration camp at 74