Friday 7 April 1944
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include François Garnier and Eirik Knutzen.
Buffalo Bill, directed by William A. Wellman, 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 7 April 1944 ?
- Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
- World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
- The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
- Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
- Mozambique - Women's Day.
- François Garnier: French Catholic bishop, who has been Archbishop of Cambrai since 2000.
- Eirik Knutzen: Norwegian-American writer, a free-lance writer for various publications since 1966, the author of an article "Marketing Through Astrology" for the TWA Magazine 5/1979.
- Jean-Pierre Pincemin: French visual artist, a painter and printmaker.
- Gerhard Schröder: German politician, a Social Democrat elected Chancellor on 9/27/1998, defeating Helmut Kohl and ending a 16-year era in Germany.
- Julia Phillips: American film producer and author (d. 2002).
- Bill Stoneman: American baseball player and manager
- General Montgomery speaks to generals about invastion plan
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- Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - Stan Kenton & His Orchestra
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