Saturday 19 June 1943
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Stage Door Canteen, directed by Frank Borzage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Have a look at the old newspapers from 19 June 1943 and get them!
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Which were the important events of 19 June 1943 ?
- Juneteenth ? celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation.
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- Shiek Of Arahy Spike Jones and City Slickers peaks at #19
- Race riots occur in Beaumont, Texas.
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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1943?
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Harold D. Smith -- June 14, 1943
- Life: High school graduation
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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 ...
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.
The author writes of Jeffrey Wilson, a successful writer when World War breaks out.
Francie Nolan, avid reader, penny-candy connoisseur, and adroit observer of human nature, has much to ponder in colorful, turn-of-the-century Brooklyn. She grows up with a sweet, tragic father, a severely realistic mother, and an aunt who gives her love too ...
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