Tuesday 11 August 1942
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mike Hugg .
Bambi, directed by James Algar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Mike Hugg: English drummer and keyboard player (Manfred Mann and The Manfreds).
- Richard Heinrich Stein: Composer, dies at 60.
- 999 Jews are taken from Mechelen transit camp in Belgium
- British aircraft carrier Eagle torpedoed and sinks
- Lieutenant General Montgomery makes landing on Gibraltar
- Actress Hedy Lamarr and composer George Antheil receive a patent for a frequency hopping, spread spectrum communication system that later became the basis for modern technologies in wireless telephones and Wi-Fi.
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