What Happened on October 11, 1944

Historical Events

Film Release

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

  • 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 forward (9 caps; QPR, Manchester City) and broadcaster (Sky Sports), born in Hatfield, England
1944 Highlights

About October 11, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra