Sunday 3 September 1944
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Arsenic and Old Lace, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 September 1944 ?
- Sherwood C "Woody" Spring in Hartford: Connecticut, USA; Colonel USA/astronaut (STS 61B).
- Gary Leeds: Glendale, California -- Rocker (Walker Brothers).
- Alan Strachan: Scottish theater director, writer.
- Valerie Perrine in Galveston: Texas, USA; actress (Steam Bath, Superman, Lenny).
- Geoff Arnold: English cricketer and coach.
- Frantisek Alois Drdla: Composer, dies at 75.
- 58th US Womens Tennis: P Betz beats Margaret Osborne duPont (63 86)
- 68th and last transport of Dutch Jews (Anne Frank) leaves to Auschwitz
- Canadian troops liberate Abbeville, France
- French troops liberate Lyon
- Last transport from Westerbork to Auschwitz
- Prince Bernhard appointed Supreme Commander of the Netherlands Domestic Arm Force
- Tank division of British Guards free Brussels
- Frank Parker beats Bill Talbert for US tennis title.
- Holocaust: diarist Anne Frank and her family are placed on the last transport train from Westerbork to Auschwitz, arriving three days later.
- WWII: The Allies liberate Brussels.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1944 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Take It Jackson - Vaughn Monroe
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