What Happened on November 5, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Allied troops reach Zoutelande, Walcheren
  • Canadian & British troops liberate Dinteloord
  • German troops blow-up Heusden North Brabant city hall, 134 die

Famous Deaths

  • Alexis Carrel, French surgeon and biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1873)