1944

1944
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1944 by topic:
Subject
By country
Leaders
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Establishments and disestablishments categories
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1944 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1944
MCMXLIV
Ab urbe condita 2697
Armenian calendar 1393
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԳ
Assyrian calendar 6694
Bahá'í calendar 100–101
Balinese saka calendar 1865–1866
Bengali calendar 1351
Berber calendar 2894
British Regnal year Geo. 6 – 9  Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2488
Burmese calendar 1306
Byzantine calendar 7452–7453
Chinese calendar 癸未(Water  Goat)
4640 or 4580
    — to —
甲申年 (Wood  Monkey)
4641 or 4581
Coptic calendar 1660–1661
Discordian calendar 3110
Ethiopian calendar 1936–1937
Hebrew calendar 5704–5705
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2000–2001
 - Shaka Samvat 1865–1866
 - Kali Yuga 5044–5045
Holocene calendar 11944
Igbo calendar 944–945
Iranian calendar 1322–1323
Islamic calendar 1363–1364
Japanese calendar Shōwa 19
(昭和19年)
Javanese calendar 1874–1875
Juche calendar 33
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4277
Minguo calendar ROC 33
民國33年
Nanakshahi calendar 476
Thai solar calendar 2487
Tibetan calendar 阴水羊年
(female Water- Goat)
2070 or 1689 or 917
    — to —
阳木猴年
(male Wood- Monkey)
2071 or 1690 or 918

1944 ( MCMXLIV)

was a leap year starting on Saturday ( dominical letter BA) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1944th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 944th year of the 2nd millennium, the 44th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1940s decade.

Events

Below, events of World War II have the "WWII" prefix.

January

US Army troops landing at Anzio during Operation Shingle, late January 1944.

February

The Abbey of Monte Cassino in ruins after being destroyed by Allied bombing, February 1944.

March

The March 1944 eruption of Mount Vesuvius.

April

May

The prime ministers of Britain and the four major dominions at the 1944 Commonwealth Prime Ministers' Conference, 1 May 1944.

June

Allied troops land on the beaches of Normandy during D-Day.
LVTs heading for shore on 15 June 1944 during the Battle of Saipan.

July

The aftermath of the failed 20 July plot to kill Hitler.
Soviet soldiers fight in the streets of Jelgava, summer 1944.
American medics helping injured soldier in France, 1944.

August

Szare Szeregi Scouts also fought in the Warsaw Uprising.
Jewish prisoners of Gęsiówka liberated by Polish soldiers from Batalion Zośka, 5 August 1944.
Crowds of French people line the Champs Élysées following the Liberation of Paris, 26 August 1944.

September

Waves of paratroopers land in the Netherlands during Operation Market Garden in September 1944.

October

Henry Larsen becomes the first person successfully to navigate the Northwest Passage in both directions, westbound July–October 1944.
American troops advance towards San Jose on Leyte Island, 20 October 1944.
The light aircraft carrier Princeton afire, east of Luzon, 24 October 1944
Volkssturm founded in October 1944.
The beginning of the Battle of Leyte, 20 October 1944.

November

December

Victims of the Malmedy massacre
December 15: American bandleader Glenn Miller disappears into the English Channel.
George Marshall becomes the first U.S. Five-Star General on December 16, 1944.

Date unknown

Other Languages
Afrikaans: 1944
Alemannisch: 1944
አማርኛ: 1944 እ.ኤ.አ.
العربية: 1944
aragonés: 1944
arpetan: 1944
asturianu: 1944
Avañe'ẽ: 1944
авар: 1944
Aymar aru: 1944
azərbaycanca: 1944
বাংলা: ১৯৪৪
Bân-lâm-gú: 1944 nî
Basa Banyumasan: 1944
башҡортса: 1944 йыл
беларуская: 1944
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: 1944
भोजपुरी: 1944
Bikol Central: 1944
български: 1944
Boarisch: 1944
bosanski: 1944.
brezhoneg: 1944
català: 1944
Чӑвашла: 1944
Cebuano: 1944
čeština: 1944
Cymraeg: 1944
dansk: 1944
Deutsch: 1944
eesti: 1944
Ελληνικά: 1944
emiliàn e rumagnòl: 1944
эрзянь: 1944 ие
español: 1944
Esperanto: 1944
estremeñu: 1944
euskara: 1944
Fiji Hindi: 1944
føroyskt: 1944
français: 1944
Frysk: 1944
Gaeilge: 1944
Gaelg: 1944
Gagauz: 1944
Gàidhlig: 1944
galego: 1944
贛語: 1944年
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: 1944-ngièn
хальмг: 1944 җил
한국어: 1944년
Հայերեն: 1944
हिन्दी: १९४४
hornjoserbsce: 1944
hrvatski: 1944.
Ido: 1944
Ilokano: 1944
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: মারি ১৯৪৪
Bahasa Indonesia: 1944
interlingua: 1944
Ирон: 1944-æм аз
íslenska: 1944
italiano: 1944
עברית: 1944
Basa Jawa: 1944
ಕನ್ನಡ: ೧೯೪೪
Kapampangan: 1944
къарачай-малкъар: 1944 джыл
ქართული: 1944
kaszëbsczi: 1944
қазақша: 1944 жыл
kernowek: 1944
Kiswahili: 1944
коми: 1944 во
Kreyòl ayisyen: 1944 (almanak gregoryen)
Kurdî: 1944
кырык мары: 1944 и
лезги: 1944 йис
Latina: 1944
latviešu: 1944. gads
Lëtzebuergesch: 1944
lietuvių: 1944 m.
Ligure: 1944
Limburgs: 1944
la .lojban.: 1944moi
lumbaart: 1944
magyar: 1944
मैथिली: १९४४
македонски: 1944
Malagasy: 1944
മലയാളം: 1944
Māori: 1944
मराठी: इ.स. १९४४
მარგალური: 1944
مصرى: 1944
Bahasa Melayu: 1944
Baso Minangkabau: 1944
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: 1944 nièng
монгол: 1944 он
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ၁၉၄၄
Nāhuatl: 1944
Dorerin Naoero: 1944
Nederlands: 1944
Nedersaksies: 1944
नेपाली: सन् १९४४
नेपाल भाषा: ई सं १९४४
日本語: 1944年
Napulitano: 1944
нохчийн: 1944 шо
Nordfriisk: 1944
norsk bokmål: 1944
norsk nynorsk: 1944
Nouormand: 1944
occitan: 1944
олык марий: 1944
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ୧୯୪୪
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: 1944
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: 1944
पालि: १९४४
پنجابی: 1944
Papiamentu: 1944
Tok Pisin: 1944
Plattdüütsch: 1944
polski: 1944
português: 1944
qırımtatarca: 1944
reo tahiti: 1944
Ripoarisch: Joohr 1944
română: 1944
Runa Simi: 1944
русиньскый: 1944
русский: 1944 год
саха тыла: 1944 сыл
sámegiella: 1944
sardu: 1944
Scots: 1944
Seeltersk: 1944
Sesotho sa Leboa: 1944
shqip: 1944
sicilianu: 1944
සිංහල: 1944
Simple English: 1944
سنڌي: 1944ع
slovenčina: 1944
slovenščina: 1944
Soomaaliga: 1944
کوردیی ناوەندی: ١٩٤٤
српски / srpski: 1944
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: 1944
Basa Sunda: 1944
suomi: 1944
svenska: 1944
Tagalog: 1944
தமிழ்: 1944
татарча/tatarça: 1944 ел
తెలుగు: 1944
tetun: 1944
ไทย: พ.ศ. 2487
тоҷикӣ: Соли 1944
Türkçe: 1944
Türkmençe: 1944
удмурт: 1944 ар
українська: 1944
اردو: 1944ء
vèneto: 1944
Tiếng Việt: 1944
Volapük: 1944
Võro: 1944
walon: 1944
West-Vlams: 1944
Winaray: 1944
ייִדיש: 1944
Yorùbá: 1944
粵語: 1944年
Zazaki: 1944
Zeêuws: 1944
žemaitėška: 1944
中文: 1944年