On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1944

Historical Events

Historic Event

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.

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? 77 years and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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