Thursday January 01, 1942, NewYear’s Day
US date format: 1/1/1942, UK date format: 1/1/1942
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 1, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Alassane Ouattara and Bruno Arcari.
A Date with the Falcon, directed by Irving Reis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Men at Work.
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Which were the important events of January 01, 1942?
- US and 25 other countries sign a united declaration against the Axis
- The Declaration by the United Nations is signed by twenty-six nations.
- Rose Bowl played in North Carolina due to Japanese threat-Oregon 20, Duke 16.
- In Washington, D.C., representatives of 26 countries sign the Declaration of United Nations.
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Ivorian economist and politician...
Italian World Jr-Welterweight boxing...
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Composer, dies at 35.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 01, 1942?
On January 01, 1942 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is January 01, 1942?
On January 01, 1942 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 01, 1942?
On January 01, 1942 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 1942?
On January 01, 1942 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 01, 1942?
On January 01, 1942 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 01, 1942?
On January 01, 1942 several famous people were born including, Alassane Ouattara, Bruno Arcari, Albert Hunt.
Which famous people died on January 01, 1942?
Famous people died on January 01, 1942 include, Jaroslav Jezek.