Tuesday 13 October 1942
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
One of Our Aircraft Is Missing, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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- RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
- Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
- French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- John Peel Day - A day celebrating the life and influence of the late John Peel.
- Pamela Tiffin: American actress, a movie starlet of the '60s with a debut in "Summer and Smoke," 1961.
- Paul Simon in Newark: New Jersey, USA; singer/actor ("Kodachrome", "One Trick Pony").
- Rutanya Alda: Latvian-American actress.
- Bob Bailey: American baseball player and manager.
- Walter McGowan: Scottish boxer.
- Aykut Oray: Turkish actor (d. 2009)
- Dave Aaron: American UFO researcher, owner of the largest inventory in the world of UFO videos (25,000 hours) and tapes (6,000 hours) which he sell from his home office in Yucaipa, CA, the UFO Audio-Video Clearing House, established c. 1990. He supplies videos of alleged UFOs to films and TV.
- Jerry Jones: American football player, the owner of the Dallas Cowboys. Jones, a wealthy businessman, originally bought the floundering franchise in 1989. Within the span of ten years, he helped to lead the team to three SuperBowl titles and six conference titles. The success of the team has been a testament to the sheer genius of Jones.
- Pamela Tiffin [Pamela Wonso]: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma -- Actress (Viva Max!)
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