On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 25,000 Hungarian Jews are loaned to Nazis for forced labor
  • Last German troops at Walcheren surrenders

Famous Birthdays

  • Bonnie Bramlett, rock vocalist (Delandy & Bonnie)
  • Robert Nix, American musician (founding member of the Atlanta Rhythm Section), born in Blakely, Georgia (d. 2012)
  • Rodney Desborough Slater, rocker (Bonzo Dog Band)

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Nowotny, German combat/jet fighter pilot, dies