Monday November 02, 1942

US date format: 11/2/1942, UK date format: 2/11/1942

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 2, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Stefanie Powers and Louise-Yvonne Casetta. You Were Never Lovelier, directed by William A. Seiter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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You Were Never Lovelier

You Were Never Lovelier

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Fred Astaire, Rita Hayworth, Adolphe Menjou, Isobel Elsom

Country: United States of America

'Neath Brooklyn Bridge

'Neath Brooklyn Bridge

Directed by: Wallace Fox

Starring: Leo Gorcey, Huntz Hall, Bobby Jordan, Gabriel Dell

Heart of the Golden West

Heart of the Golden West

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, Smiley Burnette, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Bob Nolan

Seven Miles from Alcatraz

Seven Miles from Alcatraz

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: James Craig, Bonita Granville, Frank Jenks, Cliff Edwards

Road to Morocco

Road to Morocco

Directed by: David Butler

Starring: Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Anthony Quinn

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

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  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
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  • 11th day of battle at El Alamein: British assault on Tel el Aqqaqir

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  1. - There Are Such Things

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