On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Allied forces liberate Luxembourg
  • Red Army supports coup in Bulgaria, instituting new Communist government (1946-1990) during the "National Uprising"
  • Resistance fighter Jaap Musch arrested in Nijverdal, Netherlands
  • US 113th cavalry passes Belgian-Dutch borders
  • Very strong hurricane hits Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina