Friday 20 August 1943
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Watch on the Rhine, directed by Herman Shumlin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1943 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Patrick Demarchelier: French fashion photographer, who has worked for Vogue and Harper's Bazaar magazines.
- Sylvester McCoy: Scottish actor of TV and film, equally as comfortable portraying dramatic roles as well as comedy.
- Jiggs Whigham: American jazz musician, trombone and trombonium player, and music teacher.
- Roger Gale: English journalist and politician.
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