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1944


Jan
9
Birthday of Jimmy PageBirthday of Jimmy Page [Led Zeppelin] (1944)Top 10 Led Zeppelin Songs
The History of Led Zeppelin
Top 10 Guitar Solos
Top 10 Guitarists of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Classic Rock Bands
Top 10 Band Guitarists
Top 10 Hard Rock Guitar Riffs
Top 10 Memorable Grammy Snubs
Top 10 Unlikely Musical Collaborations
Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands

12
Birthday of Joe Frazier Birthday of Joe Frazier (1944)Joe Frazier Bio: The Life and Career of Smokin' Joe

18
The Siege of Leningrad Soviet forces liberate Leningrad, effectively ending a three year Nazi siege, known as the Siege of Leningrad (1944)World War II: Important Battles

27
Birthday of Nick MasonBirthday of Nick Mason [Pink Floyd] (1944)Top 10 Pink Floyd Songs
Top 10 Rock Drummers

Mar
1
Birthday of Roger DaltreyBirthday of Roger Daltrey [The Who] (1944)Top 10 The Who Songs
The History of The Who
Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands
Top 10 Memorable Grammy Snubs
Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1960s
Top 10 Frontmen of All Time (REDUX)

18
Mount Vesuvius kills 26The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in Italy kills 26 and causes thousands to flee their homes (1944)Top 10 Infamous Natural Disasters of the Last 100 Years

21
Birth of actor Timothy Dalton.Birth of actor Timothy Dalton. He is best known for portraying James Bond in two films.Top 10 James Bond Movies

26
Birthday of Diana RossBirthday of Diana Ross (1944).Top 10 Memorable Grammy Snubs
Top 10 Outrageous Female Music Fashion Icons
Top 10 Classic Duets

27
Coca Cola first went on saleCoca Cola becomes a registered trademark. (1944)Top 10 Business Logos

27
The Coca-Cola Company trademarks Coke"Coke" becomes a registered trademark of The Coca-Cola Company in the U.S. (1944)Delicious Coca-Cola Cake Recipe

May
8
Birthday of Gary GlitterBirthday of Gary Glitter (1944)Top 10 Controversial Figures in Rock History

14
Birthday of George LucasBirthday of George Lucas (1944)Director George Lucas Biography: From Star Wars To Indiana Jones
Top 10 Nerd Icons

16
Birthday of Danny TrejoBirthday of Danny Trejo (1944)Top 10 Actors Who Always Die Onscreen

21
Birthday of Ray DaviesBirthday of Ray Davies (1944).Top 10 In-Band Feuds

25
Birthday of Frank OzBirthday of Frank Oz (1944)Top 10 Muppets from Sesame Street

Jun
6
Normandy Landings take placeNormandy Landings take place (1944)Top 10 French Tourist Attractions

21
Birthday of The Kinks' Ray DaviesBirthday of The Kinks' Ray Davies (1944).Top 10 Classic Rock Guitar Riffs

24
Birthday of Jeff BeckBirthday of guitarist Jeff Beck (1944)Top 10 Instrumental Songs: Classic Rock and Roll
Guitar Hero Jeff Beck Discusses His Career
Top 10 Solo Guitarists

29
Birthday of Gary BuseyBirthday of Gary Busey (1944)Are Actors Gary Busey and Nick Nolte The Same Person?
Top 10 Music Biopic Performances
Top 10 Actors Who Always Die Onscreen

Jul
8
Roswell UFO incident took placeRoswell UFO incident took place (1947)Top 10 UFO Sightings

Aug
4
Anne Frank and her family are found and arrestedThe Holocaust: a tip from a Dutch informer leads the Gestapo to a sealed-off area in an Amsterdam warehouse where they find and arrest Jewish diarist Anne Frank, her family, and four others (1944) World War II: Tactics, Weapons and the Holocaust

17
Birthday of Larry EllisonBirthday: Larry Ellison (1944) The Next Talisman of Tech World

Sep
6
Release: Double IndemnityThe film Double Indemnity is released (1944)Top 10 Film Noirs

12
Birthday of Barry WhiteBirthday of Barry White (1944)Top 10 Lovemaking Songs

25
Birthday of Micheal DouglasBirthday of Michael Douglas (1944)Michael Douglas Bio: From Romancing The Stone To Wall Street
Top 10 Fictional Movie Presidents

26
Birthday of Anne RobinsonBirthday of Anne Robinson (1944)Top 10 Game Show Hosts of All Time

Oct
4
Birthday of Tony La RussaBirthday of Tony La Russa (1944)Top 10 Coaches: Old vs. New

9
Birthday of John EntwistleBirthday of John Entwistle [The Who] (1944)The History of The Who
Top 10 Rock Bassists
Top 10 The Who Songs

25
Birthday of James CarvilleBirthday of James Carville (1944)Top 10 Angry U.S. Liberals

Nov
2
Birthday of Keith EmersonKeith Emerson of Emerson, Lake and Palmer is bornTop 10 Supergroups
Top 10 Trio Bands in Rock

12
Birthday of Booker T. JonesBirthday of Booker T. Jones (1944).Top 10 Instrumental Songs: Classic Rock and Roll

15
Release: Thirty Seconds Over TokyoThe propaganda film Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo is released (1944)Top 10 War Propaganda Films

17
Birthday of Danny DeVitoBirthday of Danny DeVito (1944)Top 10 Guest Stars on The Simpsons (Who Play Characters)
Top 10 Supervillain Portrayals in Movies

17
Birthday of Lorne Michaels Birthday of Lorne Michaels (1944)SNL Movie Retrospective

Dec
1
Birthday of John DensmoreBirthday of John Densmore (1944) [The Doors]The History of The Doors
Top 10 The Doors Songs

18
Release: Murder, My SweetThe film Murder, My Sweet is released (1944)Top 10 Movie Detectives

23
Hellboy is born.The day the Nazis, with the help of the sorcerer Rasputin, brought Hellboy to this plain of existence. Superhero Origins: Hellboy

28
Maurice Richard becomes the first player to score 8 points in one gameWatchMojo.com speaks with biographer Charles Foran to learn more about Maurice "The Rocket" Richard.Montreal Canadiens' Maurice Rocket Richard: Hockey Legend