What day of the week was October 24, 1944?

The day of the week October 24th, 1944 fell on was a Tuesday.

Ray Downs the American singer and author was born on 24 October in 1944. As was Viktor Prokopenko the Ukrainian footballer and manager (d. 2007) , Bettye Swann the American singer-songwriter , Ted Templeman the American singer, guitarist, and producer (Harper's Bizarre) .

Louis Renault the French businessman, co-founded the Renault Company (b. 1877) died on this day in 1944.

World War II: The Japanese aircraft carrier Japanese aircraft carrier Zuikaku|Zuikaku and the battleship Japanese battleship Musashi|Musashi are sunk by American aircraft in the Battle of Leyte Gulf.