Wednesday 22 December 1943
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
A Guy Named Joe, directed by Victor Fleming, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 December 1943 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
- Robin Corbett: Australian-British politician, a Member of Parliament returned at General Election on 6/11/1987.
- Stefan Janos: Slovak-Swiss physicist and academic.
- Paul Wolfowitz: American banker and politician 25th United States Deputy Secretary of Defense.
- Beatrix Potter: English writer (Born 1866).
- WEB Du Bois elected 1st black member, National Institute of Arts & Letters
- Manufacturers get permission to use synthetic rubber for baseball core.
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