On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1944

Historical Events

  • Albania liberated from Nazi control (National Day)
  • John Hopkins hospital performs 1st open heart surgery
  • The first surgery (on a human) to correct blue baby syndrome is performed by Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
1944 Highlights

About November 29, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 76 years and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius