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Thursday 1 July 1943

US date format: 7/1/1943, UK date format: 1/7/1943

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 1, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Freddie Lewis and Jeff Wayne (composer). Best Foot Forward, directed by Edward Buzzell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Best Foot Forward

Directed by: Edward Buzzell

Starring: Lucille Ball, William Gaxton, Virginia Weidler, Tommy Dix

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The Constant Nymph

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Charles Boyer, Joan Fontaine, Brenda Marshall, Alexis Smith

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Stage Door Canteen

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Cheryl Walker, William Terry, Judith Anderson, Kenny Baker

Country: United States

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Alaska Highway

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Richard Arlen, Jean Parker, Ralph Sanford, William Henry

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Song of Texas

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, Sheila Ryan, Barton MacLane, Harry Shannon

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Historical Events

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  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
  • Memorial Day in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Auguste Reitsma: Dutch resistance fighter (Census Director), executed.
  • C Bakker: Dutch resistance fighter (Census Bureau), executed.
  • C L Barentsen: Dutch resistance fighter (Census Bureau), executed.
  • Coos Hartogh: Dutch resistance fighter (Census Bureau), executed.
  • Cor Roos: Dutch resistance fighter (Census Bureau), executed.
  • Pay-as-you-go - 1st withholding tax from paychecks
  • Tokyo City merges with Tokyo Prefecture and is dissolved. Since then, no city in Japan has had the name ''Tokyo'' (present-day Tokyo is not officially a city).
  • Women's Army Corps (WAC) converted to full status.

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Planetary positions on July 01, 1943 - Geocentric view

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