Wednesday July 05, 1944

US date format: 7/5/1944, UK date format: 5/7/1944

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 5, 1944). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Geneviève Grad and Robbie Robertson [Jamie]. Summer Storm, directed by Douglas Sirk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
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Summer Storm

Directed by: Douglas Sirk

Starring: Linda Darnell, George Sanders, Anna Lee, Edward Everett Horton

Delinquent Daughters

Directed by: Albert Herman

Starring: June Carlson, Fifi D'Orsay, Teala Loring, Mary Bovard

Double Indemnity

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Byron Barr

Country: United States of America

The Hairy Ape

Directed by: Alfred Santell

Starring: William Bendix, Susan Hayward, John Loder, Dorothy Comingore

Trigger Trail

Directed by: Lewis D. Collins

Starring: Rod Cameron, Fuzzy Knight, Eddie Dew, Vivian Austin


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 05, 1944?


  • Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
  • Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
  • Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
  • Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
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  • Harry Crosby takes first rocket airplane, MX-324, for maiden flight.
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