On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Boulogne reoccupied by Allies

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Jose P. Laurel declared the Philippines under martial law in 1944 through Proclamation No. 29

3rd President of the Philippines José P. Laurel
3rd President of the Philippines
José P. Laurel
  • US troops land on Ulithi

Famous Birthdays

  • John Tanner, (Rep-D-Tennessee)
  • Roger Nichols, American recording engineer, producer and inventor (Steely Dan, John Denver), born in Oakland, California (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • "Cab" Calloway, British scout, dies in battle of Oosterbeek