Friday July 02, 1943

US date format: 7/2/1943, UK date format: 2/7/1943

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 2, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Walter Godefroot and Pierre Michel (judge). Best Foot Forward, directed by Edward Buzzell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Best Foot Forward

Best Foot Forward

Directed by: Edward Buzzell

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

The Constant Nymph

The Constant Nymph

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

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

Stage Door Canteen

Stage Door Canteen

Directed by: Frank Borzage

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

Country: United States of America

Alaska Highway

Alaska Highway

Directed by: Frank McDonald

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

Song of Texas

Song of Texas

Directed by: Joseph Kane

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


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 02, 1943?


  • Feast Day of St. John Regis
  • Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
  • Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
  • Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.


  • Gulf of Biskaje: Liberator bombers sinks U-126

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