It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
- The Falcon's Brother
directed by Stanley Logan
starring: George Sanders, Tom Conway, Jane Randolph
- Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror
directed by John Rawlins
starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Evelyn Ankers
- The Major and the Minor
directed by Billy Wilder
starring: Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Rita Johnson
- Across the Pacific
directed by John Huston
starring: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Sydney Greenstreet
- A Yank at Eton
directed by Norman Taurog
starring: Mickey Rooney, Edmund Gwenn, Ian Hunter
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Which were the important events of Saturday, 26 September 1942 ?
Famous People born
: German FR, long jumper / relayer (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
Kent McCord in Los Angeles
: California, USA; actor (Officer Jim Reed - Adam 12).
What news were making the headlines those days in September 1942 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: Field Marshal von Bock -- Sep. 21, 1942
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The Song of Bernadette
by Franz Werfel
This is the classic work that tells the true story surrounding the miraculous visions of St. Bernadette Soubirous at Lourdes, France in 1858. [...]
The Moon Is Down
by John Steinbeck
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 communityIn this masterful tale set in Norway during World War [...]
by Pearl S. Buck
The story of Tzu Hsi is the story of the last empress in China. In the novel, Nobel Prize Winner, Pearl S. [...]
And Now Tomorrow
by Rachel Field
Emily Blair is rich and deaf. Doctor Vance, who grew up poor in Blairtown, is working on a serum to cure deafness which he tries on Emily. [...]
Tell the world why Saturday, 26 September 1942 is such a special date for you!