Wednesday 22 April 1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Saboteur, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1942 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
See other famous people born on 22 April
Leland Brendsel: American professor of finance accounting and CEO of Federal Home Loan Mortgage company.
Giorgio Agamben: Italian philosopher and academic.
Denis Lill: New Zealand-English actor.
Mary Prior: English politician Lord Lieutenant of Bristol.
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What news were making the headlines those days in April 1942?
- Life: Slacks in style
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Admiral Erich Raeder -- Apr. 20, 1942
- Life: Army supply chief
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
This is the classic work that tells the true story surrounding the miraculous visions of St. Bernadette Soubirous at Lourdes, France in 1858. Werfel, a highly respected anti-Nazi writer from Vienna, became a Jewish refugee who barely escaped death in ...
Occupied by enemy troops, a small, peaceable town comes face-to-face with evil imposed from the outside—and betrayal born within the close-knit community In this masterful tale set in Norway during World War II, Steinbeck explores the effects of invasion on ...
The story of Tzu Hsi is the story of the last empress in China. In the novel, Nobel Prize Winner, Pearl S. Buck recreates the life of one of the most interesting rulers during a time of intense turbulence.
A lovely romance novel that's once a bestseller and was made into a movie (in 1944) and is praised for its aesthetic beauty for ages, is what's this novel And Now Tomorrow's short introduction.
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