Thursday 27 January 1944
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nick Mason and Kevin Coyne.
Jane Eyre, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching At Home.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Nick Mason: Drummer.
- Kevin Coyne: Rocker.
- Mairead Corrigan: Irish activist, Nobel laureate.
- Peter Akinola: Nigerian religious leader.
- Mairead Maguire: Northern Irish activist Nobel Prize laureate.
- Leningrad liberated from Germany in 880 days with 600,000 killed.
- Casey Stengel, manager of the Boston Braves since 1938, resigns; Lou Perini, Guido Rugo, and Joseph Maney buy control of Boston Braves.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1944 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Tommy Dorsey & Jo Stafford & Pied Pipers - Embraceable You
- My Shining Hour - Glen Gray & Casa Loma Orchestra
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