On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1944

Historical Events

  • Proclamation No. 30 was issued, declaring the existence of a state of war between the Philippines and the United States and the United Kingdom

Famous Birthdays

  • Loren J Shriver, Iowa, Col USAF/astronaut (STS 51-C, STS 31, STS 46)

Famous Deaths

  • Colijn, Neth PM, buried
1944 Highlights

About September 23, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra