Saturday 26 September 1942
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Falcon's Brother, directed by Stanley Logan, 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 most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror
Which were the important events of 26 September 1942 ?
See other famous people born on 26 September
Kent McCord in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Officer Jim Reed - Adam 12).
Ingrid Mickler-Becker: German FR, long jumper / relayer (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
Gordon Scallion: American futurist who had his first series of visions in 1979, and another, more detailed series in 1991.
Kent McCord: American actor, the star of a TV series, "Adam 12," that aired from 9/21/1968 to 8/26/1975.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1942 ?
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in September 1942?
- Life: Irans Queen Fawzia
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Field Marshal von Bock -- Sep. 21, 1942
- Life: OPA Chief Leon Henderson
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.
This early work by Rachel Field was originally published in 1942 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'And Now Tomorrow' is a bestselling novel that was adapted into a film in 1944.
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