It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. 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 ?
Which were the important events of Wednesday, 29 July 1942 ?
Famous People born
- Eastern Blvd in the Bronx renamed Bruckner Blvd
: Actress (Slaughterhouse 5)
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1942 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: Marshal Timoshenko -- July 27, 1942
Esquire Magazine cover
The Song of Bernadette - Franz Werfel
The Moon Is Down - John Steinbeck
Dragon Seed - Pearl S. Buck
And Now Tomorrow - Rachel Field
Trans-Canada Airlines New York-Toronto T.C.A. Wings of our United War Effort Canada-U.S. (1942)
Ron Merito Puerto Rican Rum (1942)
Macmillan Ring Free Motor Oil (1942)
Tell the world why Wednesday, 29 July 1942 is such a special date for you!