Saturday March 18, 1944: on this day

About March 18th, 1944, in brief:

  • Historical events: Nazi Germany occupies Hungary
  • Day of the week: March 18th, 1944 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces (in western zodiac), Monkey (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Adam Levine, Gloria Swanson
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: It's Love-Love-Love by Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
  • Popular movie: Cover Girl directed by Charles Vidor

More about March 18th, 1944? See below for more news and curiosities on March 18th, 1944.

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What day of the week was March 18, 1944?


March 18, 1944 was a Saturday and it was the 78th day of the year 1944 in the Gregorian calendar.

March 18, 1944 can also be written as 3/18/1944 in the US and as 18/3/1944 in UK and Europe.

March 18, 1944 in March 1944 calendar

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March 18, 1944: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on March 18, 1944:

  • Nazi germany occupies hungary
  • 2,500 women trample guards and floorwalkers to purchase 1,500 alarm clocks announced for sale in a chicago, illinois department store.
  • The eruption of mount vesuvius in italy kills 26 and causes thousands to flee their homes.
  • Mount vesuvius in italy erupts, killing 26 people, causing thousands to flee their homes, and destroying dozens of allied bombers.

March 18, 1944: What were the magazines covers that day?

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March 18, 1944: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for March 18th is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in March are either Pisces or Aries. People born before March 20th are Pisces, while people born from March 21st have the sign of Aries.

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March 18, 1944: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for March 18, 1944 is Monkey and the associated element is Wood.

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March 18, 1944: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on March 18, 1944 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on March 18, 1944 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on March 18, 1944 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 29% full, rising at 02:42 am and setting at 01:31 pm.

The previous full moon was on Mar 10, 1944 while the next full moon would come on Apr 08, 1944.

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Who was born on March 18, 1944?


Famous people born on March 18, 1944:

  • Enrico Rovelli

    Italian comedian and musical manager for rock star vasco rosi.

  • Dick Smith

    Australian publisher and businessman, founded dick smith electronics and australian geographic.

  • Amnon Lipkin-Shahak

    Israeli general and politician, 22nd transportation minister of israel (d. 2012).

  • Frank McRae

    American football player and actor (d. 2021).

  • Jacques Secretin

    French table tennis champion, who won a silver medal in the mixed doubles competition of the world championship in 1977.

  • Maurice Izier

    Professional french road bike racer.

  • Sally Nerren
  • Jan Olsson
  • Luciano Caruso
  • Ken Block
  • Carlos de los Monteros y Bernaldo de Espinosa Quirós
  • Jiří Holeček

Whose famous birthday is on March 18th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on March 18th:

  • Adam Levine
    Adam Levine

    American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actor.

  • Gloria Swanson
    Gloria Swanson

    Gloria swanson was an american actress known for her role in the film sunset boulevard.

  • Lily Collins
    Lily Collins

    Lily collins is a british-american actress known for her roles in movies such as 'the blind side' and 'mirror mirror'.

  • Queen Latifah
    Queen Latifah

    Queen latifah is an american actress, singer, and rapper known for her versatile talents in music and film.

  • Dane Cook
    Dane Cook

    Dane Cook is a popular stand-up comedian and actor who has released several successful comedy albums.

  • Sophia Myles
    Sophia Myles

    Sophia myles is an english actress known for her roles in films such as 'underworld' and 'tristan & isolde'.

  • Luc Besson
    Luc Besson

    French director of "the big blue," jacques mayol's story about jacques mayol (a champion skin-diver who was also known as the "human...

  • Brad Dourif
    Brad Dourif

    Brad dourif is a highly respected character actor known for his intense and versatile performances in films such as 'one flew over the...

  • Peter Graves
    Peter Graves

    Peter graves was an american actor known for his role as jim phelps in the television series mission: impossible.

  • Irene Cara
    Irene Cara

    American singer, actress, and composer.

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How old is someone born on March 18, 1944?


Someone born on March 18, 1944 is:

80 years 2 months old,

or 962 months and 1 day old,

or 4183 weeks and 1 day old,

or 29282 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on March 18, 1944?

There are 303 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday March 18th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on March 18, 1944?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on March 18, 1944.

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March 18, 1944: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on March 18, 1944:

  • Benjamin Delmonte

    Actor/theater director, who dies at 79.

  • Mario Calderara
  • Franz Melchers
  • Angelo Zaccaria

What famous deaths happened on March 18th?

Famous deaths on March 18th:

  • Natasha Richardson
    Natasha Richardson

    British actress, well-known for her performances in the theatre.

  • Fess Parker
    Fess Parker

    American actor and businessman (b. 1924).

  • Michael Attwell
    Michael Attwell

    British actor (born 1943).

  • Lauritz Melchior
    Lauritz Melchior

    Danish singer and operatic tenor, known for his interpretations of wagnerian operas.

  • Barbara Bates
    Barbara Bates

    American singer and actress (d. 1969).

  • Adden Fleming

    Pioneering biologist who discovered penicillin.

  • Lianni Chen

    Pioneering scientist in the field of biotechnology, known for groundbreaking research.

  • Suhaas Gupta

    Pioneering scientist in the field of renewable energy research.

  • Elliannah Brown

    Pioneering scientist who made groundbreaking discoveries in the field of genetics.

  • Mayukha Patel

    Pioneering researcher in the field of biotechnology.

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March 18, 1944: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on March 18, 1944:

  • Aruba - Flag Day (1976)
  • Ancient Latvia - Bindus Diena
  • United States - National Biodiesel Day
  • Mexico - Expropiaci=n Petreolera

Saints celebrated on March 18, 1944:

  • Saint Edward (d.978)
  • Saint Cyril of Jerusalem (d.386)
  • Saint Alexander of Jerusalem
  • Saint Anselm
  • Saint Salvator
  • Saint Narcissus
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March 18, 1944: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on March 18, 1944 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week March 13th and March 19th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


March 18, 1944: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on March 18, 1944 was It's Love-Love-Love by Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians, according to the music chart for the week March 13th and March 19th.

March 18, 1944: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on March 18, 1944 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week March 13th and March 19th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - It's Love-Love-Love

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March 18, 1944: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on March 18, 1944 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Cover Girl

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Lee Bowman, Phil Silvers

Country: United States of America

Bees in Paradise

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Val Guest

Starring: Arthur Askey, Anne Shelton, Peter Graves, Max Bacon

None but the Lonely Heart

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Clifford Odets

Four Jills in a Jeep

Release year: 1944

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Kay Francis, Carole Landis, Martha Raye, Mitzi Mayfair

Knickerbocker Holiday

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Harry Joe Brown

Starring: Nelson Eddy, Charles Coburn, Constance Dowling, Ernest Cossart

March 18, 1944: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on March 18, 1944 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Noveltoon

Noveltoon

Release year: 1943

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Who was the US President on March 18, 1944?

On March 18, 1944 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 18, 1944?

On March 18, 1944 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 18, 1944?

On March 18, 1944 the Pope was Pius XII.

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What is special about March 18th?

March 18th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 18th day of the month of March. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on March 18th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 utrecht shooting: three people were killed and nine more injured when a man opened fire on a tram in utrecht, netherlands. authorities suspect terrorist activity. an arrest has been made of a 37-year-old turkish citizen.
  • 2018 - Turkish military operation in afrin. the turkish army and free syrian army capture the kurdish stronghold in afrin, which was held by the ypg in north syria. they also raise the turkish flag over the city's centre. turkish-backed forces bulldoze a statue of kaveh, the legendary kurdish figure, and remove it from the city centre.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: between 1,500 and 2,000 people are leaving al-waer district of homs today to go to their destination, either northern homs governorate or idlib governorate. in the next few weeks, the district will be evacuated by armed militants and their families. the rest of the population will then return to the area to receive aid and reconcile. (bbc),

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What happened in 1944?

1944 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Ralph Bunche appointed 1st Negro official in US State Department
  • Soviet army begins offensive at Oranienbaum / Wolchow
  • General Eisenhower arrives in England

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What was the calendar for March 1944?

March 1944 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with March being the 3rd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Saturday March 18, 1944