What Happened on May 11, 1944

Historical Events

  • Opposition group surprise attack post office Washer

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Nicoll, English motocross racer (Trans-AMA motocross series 1970) and official (FIM world championship Clerk of the Course 1997-2023), born in Cambridge, England (d. 2023)
  • John Benaud, Australian cricket batsman (3 Tests, 1 x 100; NSW CA), born in Sydney, Australia
Born in 1944

Famous Deaths

  • Henk Hos, Dutch resistance fighter, executed at 37
  • Walter Oesau, German fighter pilot (WWII), dies at 30
1944 Highlights

About May 11, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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