On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1944

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Release

"Laura" directed by Otto Preminger starring Gene Tierney and Dana Andrews is released in NYC, New York

Actress Gene Tierney
Actress
Gene Tierney
  • Allies bomb sea wall at Veere
  • Tuvinian People's Republic or formerly Tannu Tuva was annexed by the U.S.S.R

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Fiore, American baseball player (Kansas City Royals), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Rodney Marsh, British football player, coach and broadcaster, born in Hatfield
1944 Highlights

About October 11, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra