On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1944

Historical Events

  • 6,500 Dutch/Indonesian captives sent to Junyo Maru
  • Great Atlantic hurricane hits New England, 300-400 die along the US East Coast
  • Gulpen, Meerssen & Maastricht freed
  • US 28th Infantry division occupies 1.5 km of Roscheid
  • US 4th Ivy League Inf division pushes through Westwall

Famous Birthdays

  • Joey Heatherton, American dancer and actress (Bluebeard), born in Rockville Center, New York
1944 Highlights

About September 14, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo