July 31, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Last deportation train out Mechelen departs to Auschwitz
  • Transport #77 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
  • US troops occupy Sansapor, New-Guinea

Birthdays in History

  • Robert C. Merton, American economist and Nobel laureate in Economics, born in NYC, New York

Deaths in History

  • Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry, French writer, poet and pioneering aviator (The Little Prince), dies during a reconnaissance mission at 44