German battleship Tirpitz in Alta Fjord, Norway
(US Naval History and Heritage Command)
70 Years Ago—Apr. 3,
1944: In Alta Fjord,
Norway, aircraft from British carriers Victorious
and Furious damage German battleship Tirpitz (438 killed). In case of Smith v. Allwright, the US Supreme Court declares
all-white primaries in the South are unconstitutional.