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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 1944.
The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on September 1944: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1944?


Events

  • 01 Sep 1944 Bulgaria government of Bagrjanow, resigns
  • 02 Sep 1944 During WWII, George Bush ejects from a burning plane
  • 03 Sep 1944 58th US Womens Tennis: P Betz beats Margaret Osborne duPont (63 86)
  • 04 Sep 1944 2,087 Jews transported for Westerbork to KZ-Lower Theresienstadt
  • 05 Sep 1944 Mad Tuesday 65,000 Dutch Nazi collaborators flee to Germany
  • 06 Sep 1944 Gen Von Zangens 15th army escape from Zealand
  • 07 Sep 1944 SS-General Kurt Meyer takes Durnal Belgium
  • 08 Sep 1944 1st V-2 rockets land in London and Antwerp
  • 09 Sep 1944 Resistance fighter Jaap Musch arrested in Nijverdal Neth
  • 10 Sep 1944 Lieutenant General Frederick Browning against Montgomery But, sir, I think we might be going a bridge too far
  • 11 Sep 1944 FDR and Churchill meet in Canada at 2nd Quebec Conference
  • 12 Sep 1944 Noorbeek and Mheer freed
  • 13 Sep 1944 30th Infantry division of US 1st Army frees Margraten
  • 14 Sep 1944 6,500 Dutch / Indonesian captives sent to Junyo Maru
  • 15 Sep 1944 British bombers hit Tirpitz with Tallboy bombs
  • 16 Sep 1944 Adolf Hitler meets with military advisors at Wolfsschanze in East Prussia. Hitler announces he will launch an offensive through the Ardennes, with objective being Antwerp, Belgium. The idea is to isolate the British, Canadian, and two American armies in the north, and force their surrender. The reduced strength of the US might then cause them to make peace, fearful of communist Soviet Union.
  • 17 Sep 1944 British Premier Winston Churchill travels to US
  • 18 Sep 1944 Eindhoven free (Lightly Day)
  • 19 Sep 1944 Luftwaffe bombs Eindhoven: 200 killed
  • 20 Sep 1944 Nijmegen free
  • 21 Sep 1944 Last British paratroopers at bridge of Arnhem surrenders
  • 22 Sep 1944 Operation Market Garden: Polish paratroopers land at Driel
  • 24 Sep 1944 WWII: The U.S. Army 45th Infantry Division takes the strongly defended city of Epinal before crossing the Moselle River and entering the western foothills of the Vosges.
  • 25 Sep 1944 World War II: Surviving elements of the British 1st Airborne Division withdraw from Arnhem in the Netherlands, thus ending the Battle of Arnhem and Operation Market Garden.
  • 26 Sep 1944 British and Polish paratroopers evacuate Oosterbeek (Arnhem)
  • 27 Sep 1944 Helmond and Oss, Netherlands liberated
  • 28 Sep 1944 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise)
  • 29 Sep 1944 Browns last in AL attendance, only 6,172 watch them sweep Yanks in DH
  • 30 Sep 1944 Dutch General Mine Workers Union (ABWM) forms

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in September 1944?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Take It Jackson
  2. - The Patty Cake Man
  3. - Is You Is Or Is You Ain't (Ma' Baby)
  4. - Lili Marlene
  5. - It Had to Be You

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Shawshank Redemption

The Shawshank Redemption

Directed by: Frank Darabont

Starring: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler

Country: United States of America

Fight Club

Fight Club

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Meat Loaf, Zach Grenier

Country: United States of America

American Beauty

American Beauty

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

Country: United States of America

Amadeus

Amadeus

Directed by: Milos Forman

Starring: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Roy Dotrice

Country: United States of America

Downfall

Downfall

Directed by: Oliver Hirschbiegel

Starring: Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Ulrich Matthes, Juliane Köhler

Country: United States of America