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
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 May 1942
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 2 May 1942 ?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- 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.
- 68th Kentucky Derby: Wayne D Wright aboard Shut Out wins in 2:04.4.
- Japanese troops occupy Mandalay, Burma.