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August 1944.

Since August 1944 passed approximately Eight Hundred and Seventy months (869.6). This August started with Tuesday (31. week) and ended with Thursday (35. week). This August had 31 days and 4 Sundays. On bottom of the page you can find calendar for August 1944.

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Events occurred in August 1944

We found 103 events occured in August month in 1944.
1944. August 1 (Category: Births), Andrew G. Vajna, Hungarian-American film producer
1944. August 1 (Category: Births), Dmitry Nikolayevich Filippov, Soviet politician (d. 1998)
1944. August 1 (Category: Deaths), Manuel L. Quezon, Filipino politician, 2nd President of the Philippines (b. 1878)
1944. August 1 (Category: Events), The Warsaw Uprising against the Nazi occupation breaks out in Warsaw, Poland.
1944. August 2 (Category: Births), Jim Capaldi, English singer-songwriter and drummer (Traffic) (d. 2005)
1944. August 2 (Category: Births), Naná Vasconcelos, Brazilian singer and musician
1944. August 2 (Category: Events), ASNOM: birth of the Socialist Republic of Macedonia, celebrated as Day of the Republic in the Republic of Macedonia.
1944. August 2 (Category: Events), World War II: The largest trade convoy of the world wars arrives safely in the Western Approaches.
1944. August 3 (Category: Births), Nino Bravo, Spanish singer (d. 1973)
1944. August 4 (Category: Births), Amjad Islam Amjad, Pakistani poet
1944. August 4 (Category: Births), Doudou Ndoye, Senegalese lawyer and politician
1944. August 4 (Category: Births), Richard Belzer, American actor and comedian
1944. August 4 (Category: Events), The Holocaust: a tip from a Dutch informer leads the Gestapo to a sealed-off area in an Amsterdam warehouse, where they find and arrest Jewish diarist Anne Frank, her family, and four others.
1944. August 5 (Category: Deaths), Maurice Turnbull, English cricketer (b. 1906)
1944. August 5 (Category: Events), World War II: Polish insurgents liberate a German labor camp in Warsaw, freeing 348 Jewish prisoners.
1944. August 5 (Category: Events), World War II: The Nazis begin a week-long massacre of anywhere between 40,000 and 100,000 civilians and prisoners of war in Wola, Poland.
1944. August 5 (Category: Events), World War II: possibly the biggest prison breakout in history occurs as 545 Japanese POWs attempt to escape outside the town of Cowra, New South Wales, Australia.
1944. August 6 (Category: Births), Inday Badiday, Filipino journalist (d. 2003)
1944. August 7 (Category: Births), David Rasche, American actor
1944. August 7 (Category: Births), John Glover, American actor
1944. August 7 (Category: Births), Robert Mueller, American attorney, 6th Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
1944. August 7 (Category: Events), IBM dedicates the first program-controlled calculator, the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator (known best as the Harvard Mark I).
1944. August 8 (Category: Births), Brooke Bundy, American actress
1944. August 8 (Category: Births), John Holmes, American porn actor (d. 1988)
1944. August 8 (Category: Births), John Renbourn, English guitarist and songwriter (Pentangle)
1944. August 8 (Category: Births), Michael Johnson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1944. August 8 (Category: Births), Uli Derickson, Czech-American flight attendant, TWA Flight 847 survivor
1944. August 8 (Category: Deaths), Chaim Soutine, Russian painter (b. 1894)
1944. August 8 (Category: Deaths), Erwin von Witzleben, German field marshal (b. 1881)
1944. August 8 (Category: Deaths), Michael Wittmann, German commander (b. 1914)
1944. August 9 (Category: Births), Khaleda Zia, Bangladeshi politician, 9th Prime Minister of Bangladesh
1944. August 9 (Category: Births), Patricia McKissack, American author
1944. August 9 (Category: Births), Sam Elliott, American actor
1944. August 9 (Category: Events), Continuation War: The Vyborg–Petrozavodsk Offensive, the largest offensive launched by Soviet Union against Finland during World War II, ends to a strategic stalemate.
1944. August 9 (Category: Events), The United States Forest Service and the Wartime Advertising Council release posters featuring Smokey Bear for the first time.
1944. August 10 (Category: Events), World War II: American forces defeat the last Japanese troops on Guam.
1944. August 10 (Category: Events), World War II: The Battle of Narva ends with a combined German–Estonian force successfully defending Narva, Estonia, from invading Soviet troops.
1944. August 11 (Category: Births), Frederick W. Smith, American businessman, founded FedEx
1944. August 11 (Category: Births), Ian McDiarmid, Scottish actor
1944. August 12 (Category: Deaths), Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr., American navy officer and pilot (b. 1915)
1944. August 12 (Category: Events), Alençon is liberated by General Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque, the first city in France to be liberated from the Nazis by French forces.
1944. August 12 (Category: Events), Nazi German troops end the week-long Wola massacre, during which time at least 40,000 people were killed indiscriminately or in mass executions.
1944. August 12 (Category: Events), Waffen-SS troops massacre 560 people in Sant'Anna di Stazzema.
1944. August 13 (Category: Births), Divina Galica, English skier and race car driver
1944. August 13 (Category: Births), Kevin Tighe, American actor
1944. August 15 (Category: Births), Dimitris Sioufas, Greek lawyer and politician
1944. August 15 (Category: Births), Linda Ellerbee, American journalist
1944. August 15 (Category: Births), Sylvie Vartan, Bulgarian-French singer
1944. August 15 (Category: Births), Thomas J. Murphy, Jr., American politician
1944. August 15 (Category: Events), World War II: Operation Dragoon – Allied forces land in southern France.
1944. August 16 (Category: Events), First flight of the Junkers Ju 287.
1944. August 17 (Category: Births), Larry Ellison, American businessman, co-founded the Oracle Corporation
1944. August 18 (Category: Births), Robert Hitchcock, Australian sculptor
1944. August 18 (Category: Deaths), Ernst Thälmann, German politician (b. 1886)
1944. August 19 (Category: Births), Bodil Malmsten, Swedish writer
1944. August 19 (Category: Births), Buzz Kilman, American radio host
1944. August 19 (Category: Births), Charles Wang, Chinese-American businessman and philanthropist, co-founded CA Technologies
1944. August 19 (Category: Births), Eddy Raven, American singer-songwriter
1944. August 19 (Category: Births), Jack Canfield, American author
1944. August 19 (Category: Deaths), Günther von Kluge, German field marshal (b. 1882)
1944. August 19 (Category: Events), World War II: Liberation of Paris – Paris, France rises against German occupation with the help of Allied troops.
1944. August 20 (Category: Births), Graig Nettles, American baseball player
1944. August 20 (Category: Births), Rajiv Gandhi, Indian politician, 6th Prime Minister of India (d. 1991)
1944. August 20 (Category: Events), World War II: 168 captured allied airmen, including Phil Lamason, accused by the Gestapo of being "terror fliers", arrive at Buchenwald concentration camp.
1944. August 20 (Category: Events), World War II: the Battle of Romania begins with a major Soviet Union offensive.
1944. August 21 (Category: Births), Jackie DeShannon, American singer-songwriter
1944. August 21 (Category: Births), Perry Christie, Bahamian politician, 3rd Prime Minister of the Bahamas
1944. August 21 (Category: Births), Peter Weir, Australian director
1944. August 21 (Category: Events), Dumbarton Oaks Conference, prelude to the United Nations, begins.
1944. August 21 (Category: Events), World War II: Canadian and Polish units capture the strategically important town of Falaise, Calvados, France.
1944. August 22 (Category: Births), Peter Hofmann, Czech-German tenor (d. 2010)
1944. August 22 (Category: Events), World War II: Holocaust of Kedros in Crete by German forces
1944. August 22 (Category: Events), World War II: Romania is captured by the Soviet Union.
1944. August 23 (Category: Births), Antonia Novello, Puerto Rican physician, 14th Surgeon General of the United States
1944. August 23 (Category: Events), Freckleton Air Disaster – A United States Army Air Forces B-24 Liberator bomber crashes into a school in Freckleton, England killing 61 people.
1944. August 23 (Category: Events), World War II: King Michael of Romania dismisses the pro-Nazi government of Marshal Antonescu, who is arrested. Romania switches sides from the Axis to the Allies.
1944. August 23 (Category: Events), World War II: Marseille is liberated.
1944. August 24 (Category: Births), Bill Goldsworthy, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1996)
1944. August 24 (Category: Births), Gregory Jarvis, American astronaut (d. 1986)
1944. August 24 (Category: Births), Rocky Johnson, Canadian wrestler
1944. August 24 (Category: Events), World War II: Allied troops begin the attack on Paris.
1944. August 25 (Category: Births), Anthony Heald, American actor
1944. August 25 (Category: Births), Conrad Black, Canadian publisher, historian, and author
1944. August 25 (Category: Births), Jacques Demers, Canadian ice hockey coach and politician
1944. August 25 (Category: Events), World War II: Paris is liberated by the Allies.
1944. August 26 (Category: Births), Maureen Tucker, American singer-songwriter and drummer (The Velvet Underground)
1944. August 26 (Category: Births), Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester
1944. August 26 (Category: Births), Stephen Greif, English actor
1944. August 26 (Category: Deaths), Adam von Trott zu Solz, German lawyer and diplomat (b. 1909)
1944. August 26 (Category: Events), World War II: Charles de Gaulle enters Paris.
1944. August 27 (Category: Births), G. W. Bailey, American actor
1944. August 27 (Category: Births), Jan Bols, Dutch speed skater
1944. August 27 (Category: Deaths), Georg von Boeselager, German soldier (b. 1915)
1944. August 28 (Category: Births), Marianne Heemskerk, Dutch swimmer
1944. August 28 (Category: Births), Melvin Dummar, American forger of Howard Hughes estate
1944. August 28 (Category: Events), World War II: Marseille and Toulon are liberated.
1944. August 29 (Category: Events), Slovak National Uprising takes place as 60,000 Slovak troops turn against the Nazis.
1944. August 30 (Category: Births), Freek de Jonge, Dutch singer and comedian
1944. August 30 (Category: Births), Molly Ivins, American journalist (d. 2007)
1944. August 30 (Category: Births), Tug McGraw, American baseball player (d. 2004)
1944. August 31 (Category: Births), Clive Lloyd, Guyanese cricketer
1944. August 31 (Category: Births), Jos LeDuc, Canadian wrestler (d. 1999)
1944. August 31 (Category: Births), Roger Dean, English graphic designer and publisher


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