October 2, 1944 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Polish resistance fighters capitulate in the Warsaw Uprising, with some 250,000 people killed
  • US B-17's drops pamphlets on Walcheren

Birthdays in History

  • Peter Hobson, headmaster (Giggleswick School)
  • Vernor [Steffen] Vinge, American sci-fi author (Witling, True Names)

Deaths in History

  • Rudolf Schmundt, German gen/Hitlers army adjunct, dies from injuries