What Happened on September 22, 1944

Historical Events

  • Boulogne reoccupied by the Allies

Event of Interest

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

  • US troops land on Ulithi atoll, western Pacific
1944 History

Famous Birthdays

  • John S. Tanner, American politician (Rep-D-Tennessee 1989-2011), born in Halls, Tennessee
  • Roger Nichols, American recording engineer, producer and inventor (Steely Dan; John Denver), born in Oakland, California (d. 2011)
Born in 1944

Famous Deaths

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

About September 22, 1944

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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