What day of the week was March 18, 1944?

The day of the week March 18th, 1944 fell on was a Saturday. There were 22 days until Easter Sunday.

Amnon Lipkin-Shahak the Israeli general and politician, 22nd Transportation Minister of Israel (d. 2012) was born on 18 March in 1944. As was Dick Smith the Australian publisher and businessman, founded Dick Smith Electronics and Australian Geographic .

The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in Italy kills 26 people and causes thousands to flee their homes.