December 20, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Archbishop De Young & bishop Huibers condemn black market
  • Battle of Bastogne: Nazis surround 101st Airborne (NUTS!)
  • Bishop forbids membership of non Catholic unions
  • Terence Rattigan's "O Mistress Mine" premieres in London

Birthdays in History

  • Gernot Wolfgruber, Austrian writer, born in Gmünd

Deaths in History

  • Abbas Hilmi II, viceroy of Egypt (1892-1914), dies at 70