On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1944

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Henderson, Canadian rock vocalist and guitarist (Chilliwack), born in Vancouver, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • Boy Ecury [Segundo Jorge Adelberto Ecury], Dutch Resistance fighter in World War II, executed by a German firing squad at 22
  • Hannah Senesh, Jewish poetess, executed by Nazis in Budapest
  • Lord Moyne, British prefect (Middle-East), murdered
1944 Highlights

About November 6, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio