Saturday 2 January 1943
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bar?s Manco and Jean-Claude Binoche.
Commandos Strike at Dawn, directed by John Farrow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 January 1943 ?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
- The eighth day of Christmas (and ninth night of same) in Western Christianity.
- Science Fiction Day
- Bar?s Manco: Turkish singer and television producer (d. 1999).
- Jean-Claude Binoche: French auctioneer for Drouot, a French holding company specializing in auctions for the art market.
- Georges Blanc: French chef and restaurateur, with three Michelin stars and four toques from the guide Gault et Millau.
- Janet Mattei: Turkish-American astronomer (d. 2004).
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