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Sunday 13 June 1943

1943-06-13

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Spitfire, directed by Leslie Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Spitfire

Directed by: Leslie Howard

Starring: Leslie Howard, David Niven, Rosamund John

Country: United States

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Bataan

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Robert Taylor, George Murphy, Lloyd Nolan

Country: United States

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Action in the North Atlantic

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Raymond Massey, Alan Hale

Country: United States

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The Ox-Bow Incident

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Henry Fonda, Dana Andrews, Mary Beth Hughes

Country: United States

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This Land Is Mine

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, George Sanders

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 June 1943 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Ragnobert, martyr [GTZ: Lyon]
  • Saint Valericus, bishop [WTS (Bruges)]
  • Roman Empire ? Quinquatrus Minusculae held in honor of Minerva
  • Roman Empire ? seventh day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
  • USA ? World Children's Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Edward Skorek: Poland -- Volleyball player (1976 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
  • Jim Guy Tucker: American politician, governor of Arkansas.
  • Jean-François Lemoine: French journalist, newspaper editor and media company boss, the CEO of Sud Ouest who was paralyzed in an automobile accident in May 1991 and died on 16 February 2001 after complications from surgery.
  • Malcolm McDowell: English actor.
  • Harry Collins: English sociologist author and academic.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1943?

  • Life: Marine ace Joe Foss
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sir Arthur T. Harris -- June 7, 1943
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize. He then sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Christianity and is set ...

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The Valley of Decision

By: Marcia Davenport

Originally published in 1942, The Valley of Decision was an instant success, and its story of four generations of the Scott family—owners and operators of a Pittsburgh iron and steel works—has since captured the imagination of generations of readers.

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So Little Time

By: John P. Marquand

The story of a boy from a small New England town, aviator in World War I, then newspaper man, play doctor, movie script rewriter. The story of his married life, his work, his worries, his search for security, his attempt ...

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By: Betty Smith

The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and ...

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