On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1944

Historical Events

Historic Event

Enver Hoxha becomes head of Albania's anti fascists

  • Icelandic voters severe all ties with Denmark

Famous Birthdays

  • Patti LaBelle [Holte], American pop, R&B, and disco singer (LaBelle - "Lady Marmalade"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1944 Highlights

About May 24, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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