Tuesday 10 August 1943
It was Tuesday, 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 10 August 1943 ?
- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
- St. Deusdedit
- Ancient Latvia - Labrenca Diena held
- St. Blaan
- Ronnie Spector [Veronica Bennett] in New York City: New York, USA; singer ("Be My Baby").
- Louise Forestier: French-Canadian singer, songwriter and actress.
- Jimmy Griffin: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Bread Black Tie and The Remingtons) (d. 2005).
- Michael Mantler: American trumpet player and composer (Jazz Composer's Orchestra).
- Veronica Bennett: Rocker.
- Dutch submarine attacks Island Hertenbeest in NW Bali
- Gen Patton calls injured soldier cowardly
- Hitler watches lynching of allied pilots
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