Monday 13 December 1943
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Madame Curie, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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- Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
- Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
- In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
- Malta - Republic Day (since 1974)
- St. Lucia's Day in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.
- Arturo Ripstein: Director (El Lugar Sin Limites, Foxtrot).
- Ferguson Jenkins: Canadian baseball and basketball player.
- Gosta Winbergh: Swedish tenor (d. 2002).
- Pierino Prati: .
- 150 US Marauders bomb Schiphol.
- World War II: The Massacre of Kalavryta by German occupying forces in Greece.
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