On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Nijmegen is liberated from German occupation
  • Polish forces free Terneuzen Neth

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeremy Child, English actor (Privilege, Taffin), born in Woking, Surrey, England

Famous Deaths

  • John Grayburn, British soldier who was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross for gallantry during the defence of Arnhem bridge, dies during the battle at 26