Thursday 2 April 1942
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 2, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Leon Russel and Leon Russell.
Kid Glove Killer, directed by Fred Zinnemann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 April 1942
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Which were the important events of 2 April 1942 ?
- JP and Trang in Valleyfair
- Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
- Blessed Arnold of Leuven
- International Children's Book Day
- Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
- Malvinas Day in Argentina.
- Sizdah be dar in Iran
- Leon Russel
- Leon Russell: American musician, a pianist, singer, trumpeter and guitarist.
- Graham Bright: private secretary to British Prime Minister.
- Jean-Noël Jeanneney
- Roshan Seth: Indian-English actor.
- Hiroyuki Sakai: Japanese chef.
- Jean Jeanneney: French historian and politician.
- Samuel R. Delany: Author.