Wednesday 21 January 1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Woman of the Year, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1942 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Mac Davis in Lubbock: Texas, USA; singer/actor (Mac Davis Show, North Dallas 40).
- Mac Davis: American musician, a country flavored ballad singer and star of concert tours 200 days a year.
- Edwin Starr: American singer-songwriter (d. 2003).
- Gérard Ducray: Villefranche/Saéne Politician.
- Henryk Opienski: Polish composer/musicologist/conductor, dies at age 72.
- Bronx magistrate rules all pinball machines illegal.
- WWII: Erwin Rommel launches his new offensive in Cyrenaica.
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