Friday July 28, 1944: on this day

About July 28th, 1944, in brief:

  • Historical events: Hitler routes 4 division of South France to Normandy
  • Day of the week: July 28th, 1944 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Monkey (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Georgia Engel, Dulquer Salmaan
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Pretty Kitty Blue Eyes by Merry Macs
  • Popular movie: Wilson directed by Henry King

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What day of the week was July 28, 1944?

July 28, 1944 was a Friday and it was the 210th day of the year 1944 in the Gregorian calendar.

July 28, 1944 can also be written as 7/28/1944 in the US and as 28/7/1944 in UK and Europe.


July 28, 1944: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on July 28, 1944:

  • Hitler routes 4 division of south france to normandy
  • Us 8th army corp occupies coutances france

July 28, 1944: What were the magazines covers that day?

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July 28, 1944: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for July 28th is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in July are either Cancer or Leo. People born before July 22nd are Cancer, while people born from July 23rd have the sign of Leo.

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July 28, 1944: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for July 28, 1944 is Monkey and the associated element is Wood.

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July 28, 1944: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on July 28, 1944 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on July 28, 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 July 28, 1944 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 58% full, rising at 01:39 pm and setting at 12:44 am.

The previous full moon was on Jul 06, 1944 while the next full moon would come on Aug 04, 1944.

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Who was born on July 28, 1944?

Famous people born on July 28, 1944:

  • Jean-Marie Leblanc

    French professional road cyclist (1966-1971), who was the general director of tour de france 1989-2005.

  • Mike Bloomfield

    American guitarist and songwriter (b. 1943).

  • François Fabius

    French antique dealer, who died in paris 13 august 2006.

  • Daniel Morelon

    France -- 1k speed skater (1968, 72 olympics - gold medalist).

  • Frances Lee McCain
  • Fidel Herráez Vegas
  • Hassan Moustafa
  • Giuseppe Laganà
  • Alberto Lembo
  • Tsunehiko Watase
  • Franz Hasil
  • Mel Blyth
  • Ollie Darden
  • Alessandra Lancellotti
  • José Miguel Bravo de Laguna

Whose famous birthday is on July 28th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on July 28th:

  • Georgia Engel
    Georgia Engel

    American actress known for her roles in television sitcoms such as 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' and 'Everybody Loves Raymond'.

  • Dulquer Salmaan
    Dulquer Salmaan

    Dulquer salmaan is an indian actor known for his work in malayalam cinema and has gained popularity for his versatile performances.

  • Lori Loughlin
    Lori Loughlin

    Lori loughlin is an american actress known for her role as rebecca donaldson-katsopolis on the sitcom full house and its sequel fuller...

  • Sally Struthers
    Sally Struthers

    American actress gloria, a vacuous character in the tv series all in the family that debuted on 1/12/1971, is her most well-known role.

  • Leonor Watling
    Leonor Watling

    Spanish singer and actress (marlango).

  • Alexis Arquette
    Alexis Arquette

    American actress, musician and cabaret performer (b. 1969).

  • Francis Veber
    Francis Veber

    French screenwriter, producer, director and theater playwright.

  • Bill Bradley
    Bill Bradley

    American politician and former basketball star.

  • Woody Strode
    Woody Strode

    Former professional football player turned actor, appeared in films like 'Spartacus' and 'Once Upon a Time in the West'.

  • Rudy Vallee
    Rudy Vallee

    Rudy Vallee was a popular American singer and actor known for his distinctive voice and crooning style.

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How old is someone born on July 28, 1944?

Someone born on July 28, 1944 is:

79 years 9 months old,

or 957 months and 21 days old,

or 4164 weeks and 2 days old,

or 29150 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on July 28, 1944?

There are 70 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday July 28th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on July 28, 1944?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on July 28, 1944.


July 28, 1944: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on July 28, 1944:

  • Giovanni Felisati
  • Christian Tychsen
  • Werner Schrader
  • Takeshi Takashima
  • Ralph Fowler
  • Fritz von Scholz

What famous deaths happened on July 28th?

Famous deaths on July 28th:

  • Eileen Brennan
    Eileen Brennan

    American actress, who is the daughter a doctor and actress.

  • Bernard Cribbins
    Bernard Cribbins

    British comedian actor, voice-over and tv personality.

  • Marie Dressler
    Marie Dressler

    Canadian-american singer and actress (d. 1934).

  • Eugene Roche
    Eugene Roche

    Boston, massachusetts -- actor (foul play and slaughterhouse five).

  • Jill Esmond
    Jill Esmond

    Actress (13 women, my pal wolfe fp 1, 82).

  • Helen Traubel
    Helen Traubel

    American actress and soprano (d. 1972).

  • Joahan Sebastian Bach

    One of the greatest composers of all time, known for his masterful compositions.

  • Kyen Smith

    Inventor of a groundbreaking technology that revolutionized communication.

  • Sebasthian Bach

    Renowned composer of the Baroque period known for his compositions such as the Brandenburg Concertos.

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July 28, 1944: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on July 28, 1944:

  • St. Celsus
  • St. Victor
  • St. Innocent
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Nazarius
  • San Marino - Fall of the Fascist Government
  • Peru - Independence Day
  • Canada - Commemoration of the deportation of the Acadians
  • St. Sampson (a bishop)
  • Faroe Islands - álavsáka Eve

Observances on July 28, 1944:

  • World Hepatitis Day [WHO]
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July 28, 1944: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on July 28, 1944 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week July 24th and July 30th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

July 28, 1944: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on July 28, 1944 was Pretty Kitty Blue Eyes by Merry Macs, according to the music chart for the week July 24th and July 30th.

July 28, 1944: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on July 28, 1944 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week July 24th and July 30th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Pretty Kitty Blue Eyes
  2. - Time Waits for No One
  3. - His Rocking Horse Ran Away
  4. - Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby

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July 28, 1944: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on July 28, 1944 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:


Release year: 1944

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Alexander Knox, Charles Coburn, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Thomas Mitchell

The Girl Who Dared

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Howard Bretherton

Starring: Lorna Gray, Peter Cookson, Grant Withers, Veda Ann Borg

Give Us the Moon

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Val Guest

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Vic Oliver, Peter Graves, Roland Culver

Brand of the Devil

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Harry L. Fraser

Starring: Dave O'Brien, James Newill, Guy Wilkerson, Ellen Hall

None but the Lonely Heart

Release year: 1944

Directed by: Clifford Odets

July 28, 1944: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on July 28, 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:

Missus Goes A-Shopping

Missus Goes A-Shopping

Release year: 1944

Starring: John Reed King, Gil Fates

Country: United States of America


Who was the US President on July 28, 1944?

On July 28, 1944 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 28, 1944?

On July 28, 1944 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 28, 1944?

On July 28, 1944 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about July 28th?

July 28th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 28th day of the month of July. 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 July 28th, such as:

  • 2019 - 28 july 2019, kabul suicide bombing: gunfire, an explosion and more than 50 people were killed in a attack on the kabul office for vice presidential candidate amrullah salh. saleh was only slightly hurt in the attack.
  • 2018 - The ground breaking for the barack obama presidential center in jackson park (illinois) is being pushed back until all federal approvals have been completed. this won't happen until 2019.
  • 2017 - 2017 hamburg attack: a knife attack at the edeka supermarket, barmbek in hamburg leaves one person dead and four others injured. olaf scholz, the mayor of hamburg, stated that the attackers were motivated by hatred. according to reports, the attacker shouted "allahu akbar" before attacking.

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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 July 1944?

July 1944 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with July being the 7th 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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Friday July 28, 1944