On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • SS-general Kurt Meyer takes Durnal, Belgium
  • Strongest Hurricane of century in Netherlands (wind force 12)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bertel Haarder, Danish politician (Minister of Education), born in KrusĂ„, Denmark

Famous Deaths

  • Eduardo Sanchez de Fuentes, Cuban composer, dies at 70