Monday 18 December 1944
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jay Becker and Crispian Steele-Perkins.
The Keys of the Kingdom, directed by John M. Stahl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
On TV people were watching The World in Your Home.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 December 1944 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
- Jay Becker: American lawyer who passed the bar in 1968.
- Crispian Steele-Perkins: English trumpet player and educator.
- Destroyers Hull, Spence andMonaghan sink in typhoon (Philippines)
- Nazi occupiers of Amsterdam destroy electricity plants
- US Destroyers Hull, Spence, and Monaghan sink in typhoon off Philippines, 790 killed.
- World War II: 77 B-29 Superfortress and 200 other aircraft of U.S. Fourteenth Air Force bomb Hankow, China, a Japanese supply base.
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