What day of the week was March 24, 1944?

The day of the week March 24th, 1944 fell on was a Friday. There were 16 days until Easter Sunday.

Orde Wingate the Indian- English general (b. 1903) died on this day in 1944.

Ardeatine massacre: German troops murder 335 Italian civilians in Rome. World War II: In an event later dramatized in the movie The Great Escape (film)|The Great Escape the 76 Allied prisoners of war begin breaking out of the German camp Stalag Luft III.