Tuesday 29 February 1944
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David Briggs and Dennis Farina in Chicago.
The Falcon Out West, directed by William Clemens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944
while The Green Years by A. J. Cronin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 February 1944 ?
- David Briggs: Record producer.
- Dennis Farina in Chicago: Illinois, USA; actor (Mike Torello - Crime Story).
- Phyllis Frelich in Devil's Lake: North Dakota, USA; actor (Love is Never Silent).
- Dennis Farina: TV Actor.
- Pehr Evind Svinhufvud: President of Finland (Born 1861).
- 5 leaders of Indonesia Communist Party sentenced to death
- US troop land on Los Negros, Admirality Islands
- US troops land on Los Negros, Admirality Islands.
- WWII: The Japanese launch an offensive in central and south China.
- Austrian-born economist Friedrich Hayek publishes his book ''The Road to Serfdom'' (in London).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1944 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Merry Macs - Mairzy Doats
- Poinciana (Song Of The Tree) - Bing Crosby
- By the River of Roses - Abe Lyman
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