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Saturday 2 May 1942

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 2, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alexis Kanner and Jacques Rogge. The Panther's Claw, directed by William Beaudine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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What the sky looked like on 2 May 1942

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Panther's Claw

Directed by: William Beaudine

Starring: Sidney Blackmer, Rick Vallin, Byron Foulger, Herbert Rawlinson

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Men of San Quentin

Directed by: William Beaudine

Starring: J. Anthony Hughes, Eleanor Stewart, Dick Curtis, Charles Middleton

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In This Our Life

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, George Brent, Dennis Morgan

Country: United States

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The Spoilers

Directed by: Ray Enright

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Randolph Scott, John Wayne, Margaret Lindsay

Country: United States

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The Corpse Vanishes

Directed by: Wallace Fox

Starring: Bela Lugosi, Luana Walters, Tristram Coffin, Elizabeth Russell

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 May 1942 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Zoe
  • Saint Mafalda
  • Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
  • Saint Germanus
  • Saints Exuperius and Zoe
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alexis Kanner
  • Jacques Rogge: Belgian orthopedic surgeon and former Olympic sailor; an executive; named the new President of the International Olympic Committee on 7/16/2001.
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Facts:
  • 68th Kentucky Derby: Wayne D Wright aboard Shut Out wins in 2:04.4.
  • Japanese troops occupy Mandalay, Burma.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 02, 1942 - Geocentric view

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