Thursday 27 August 1942
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
A Yank at Eton, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 27 August 1942 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Daryl Dragon in Pasadena: California, USA; keyboardist (Captain and Tennille).
- Daryl Dragon: American musician and noted family, the son of famed conductor Carmen Dragon.
- Brian Peckford: Canadian educator and politician 3rd Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador.
- Cuba declares war on Germany, Japan and Italy
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