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Friday 2 April 1943

It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Larry Coryell in Galveston and Glen Dale. Edge of Darkness, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Edge of Darkness

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Walter Huston

Country: United States

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The Falcon Strikes Back

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Tom Conway, Harriet Hilliard, Jane Randolph

Country: United States

Cabin in the Sky

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Ethel Waters, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Lena Horne

Country: United States

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The More the Merrier

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Charles Coburn

Country: United States

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Hangmen Also Die!

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Brian Donlevy, Walter Brennan, Hans Heinrich von Twardowski

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 April 1943 ?

Holidays:
  • JP and Trang in Valleyfair
  • Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
  • Blessed Arnold of Leuven
  • International Children's Book Day
  • Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Larry Coryell in Galveston: Texas, USA; jazz guitarist (11th House).
  • Glen Dale: [Richard Garforth]; rock vocalist (Fortunes Deal).
  • Larry Coryell: American musician and jazz guitarist who played with some of the big name jazz groups.
  • Michael Boyce: Baron Boyce South African-English admiral and politician Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports.
  • Caterina Bueno: Italian singer and folk music historian (Born 1943).
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1943?

  • Esquire
  • Life: Joseph Stalin
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henri Giraud -- Mar. 29, 1943

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize. He then sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Christianity and is set ...

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The Valley of Decision

By: Marcia Davenport

Originally published in 1942, The Valley of Decision was an instant success, and its story of four generations of the Scott family—owners and operators of a Pittsburgh iron and steel works—has since captured the imagination of generations of readers.

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So Little Time

By: John P. Marquand

The author writes of Jeffrey Wilson, a successful writer when World War breaks out.

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By: Betty Smith

The American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century. From the moment she entered the world, Francie needed to be made of stern stuff, for the often harsh life of Williamsburg demanded fortitude, precocity, and ...

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