Monday 9 August 1943
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Phantom of the Opera, directed by Arthur Lubin, 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 9 August 1943 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Danielle Gaubert: French actress, who was discovered at 16 by Claude Autant-Lara, who chose her for the film Les régates de San Francisco, and soon after appeared in a number of German and Italian productions, including Una storia milanese (1962), Flight from Ashiya (1964), The Golden Claws of the Cat Girl (fr) (1968), Camille 2000 (1969) and Underground (1970).
- Willy Coppernolle: French homicide; he raped and killed Abdel, an 11 year old boy, on 3/27/1993, in Remoulins, France, ten days after his release following a five year sentence for rape.
- Jacques Lewiner: French physicist and inventor, who is Professor and Honorary Scientific Director of 'École supérieure de physique et de chimie industrielles de la ville de Paris' (ESPCI ParisTech).
- Ken Norton: American boxer and actor (d. 2013).
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