What Happened on September 16, 1944

Famous Birthdays

Ard SchenkArd Schenk (78 years old)

Dutch speed skater (3 Olympic gold 1972), born in Anna Paulowna, Netherlands

  • Betty Kelly, American rocker (Martha Reeves & Vandellas), born in Attalla, Alabama
Born in 1944

Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Bauer, German politician, Chancellor of Germany (1919-1920), dies at 74
1944 Highlights

About September 16, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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