On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1944

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

World War II: U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt announces the 6th War Loan Drive, aimed at selling $14 billion USD in war bonds to help pay for the war effort.

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Coe, American rock guitarist and bassist (Paul Revere & the Raiders, 1963-68), born in Boise, Idaho
  • Dennis Hull, Canadian ice hockey player
1944 Highlights

About November 19, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 76 years and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio