August 26, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Bulgaria announces withdrawal & German troops are to be disarmed

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles de Gaulle marches along the Champs-Elysees, despite coming under fire.

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle
  • US 12nd Army Corps crosses river Seine East of Paris

Birthdays in History

  • Richard A W G, English prince/duke of Gloucester

Deaths in History

  • Adam von Trott zu Solz, German diplomat (b. 1909)