Monday 3 April 1944
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michel-Marie Calvet and Clive Smith.
Buffalo Bill, directed by William A. Wellman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while Strange Fruit by Lillian Smith was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Sixtus I
- Saint Agape (died 304)
- Saint Richard (d.1253)
- Michel-Marie Calvet: French-born New Caledonian Archbishop.
- Clive Smith: British-Canadian director and animator who, co-founded Canadian animation studio Nelvana in 1971.
- Barry Pritchard: rock guitarist (Fortunes).
- Tony Orlando in New York City: New York, USA; singer (Tony Orlando and Dawn - "Tie a Yellow Ribbon").
- Peter Colman: Australian biologist and academic.
- Tony Orlando: American singer (Tony Orlando and Dawn).
- British dive bombers attack battle cruiser Tirpitz
- Supreme Court (Smith vs. Allwright) white primaries unconstitutional
- US Supreme Court (Smith versus Allwright) rules "white primaries" are unconstitutional.
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - Stan Kenton & His Orchestra
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