On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1944

Historical Events

  • -Oct 1] Failed attack on German officers near Putten Neth
  • Calais reoccupied by Allies
  • Dutch General Mine Workers Union (ABWM) forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Diane Dufresne, French Canadian singer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jimmy Johnstone, Scottish soccer forward (23 caps; Celtic FC), born in Viewpark, Scotland (d. 2006)
1944 Highlights

About September 30, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra