Thursday 18 February 1943
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Graeme Garden and Ricky Gianco.
Journey Into Fear, directed by Norman Foster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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- Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)
- Graeme Garden: Scottish actor, comic and scriptwriter.
- Ricky Gianco: Italian singer, songwriter, guitarist and record producer, considered one of the founders of Italian rock music.
- Wilfried Puis: Belgium sport Champion.
- Henri Polak: Dutch union leader/politician (Social-Democrat), dies at age 74.
- 1st edition of Dutch resistance newspaper Trouw
- Augusto Pinochet Ugarte (Chilean General / dictator) marries Lucia Hiriart
- Munich resistance group "White Rose" captured by Germans.
- William D Cox buys Philadelphia Phillies.
- The Nazis arrest the members of the White Rose movement.
- Joseph Goebbels delivers his Sportpalast speech.
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