On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1944

Historical Events

  • A reconnaissance squadron of the US 5th Armored Division "Victory Division" is 1st allied force to enter Nazi-Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Everaldo, Brazilian footballer, born in Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • Freddy Thielemans, Belgian socialist politician (Mayor of Brussels), born in Laeken, Belgium
  • John McSherry, American MLB baseball umpire, 1971-96 (World Series - 1977, 87; All-Star Game - 1975, 82, 91), born in The Bronx, New York City (d. 1996)
1944 Highlights

About September 11, 1944

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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