Tuesday 1 December 1942
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 1, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Peter Kalikow in Queens and Mohamed Amr.
Random Harvest, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Barnyard WAAC.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 December 1942
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1942 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
- Peter Kalikow in Queens: New York, USA; real estate developer/publisher (New York Post).
- Mohamed Amr: Egyptian politician Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs.
- John Crowley: United States -- Sci-fi author (Deep, Beasts, Novelty).
- Gasoline rationed in US
- Gasoline rationing begins in the United States.