Tuesday August 04, 1942

US date format: 8/4/1942, UK date format: 4/8/1942

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 4, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Don S Davis and Gunter Thielen. The Talk of the Town, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
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Events

  • 1st train with Jews departs Mechelen Belgium to Auschwitz
  • British Premier Winston Churchill arrives in Cairo
  • Colonel-General Jeremenko arrives in Stalingrad / welcomed by Nikita Khrushchev
  • German occupier orders all Dutch homing pigeons killed

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Yankee Doodle Dandy

Yankee Doodle Dandy

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, Richard Whorf

Country: United States of America

The Pride of the Yankees

The Pride of the Yankees

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, Babe Ruth, Walter Brennan

Country: United States of America

Mrs. Miniver

Mrs. Miniver

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Teresa Wright, May Whitty

Country: United States of America

The Talk of the Town

The Talk of the Town

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Ronald Colman, Edgar Buchanan

Country: United States of America

Pardon My Sarong

Pardon My Sarong

Directed by: Erle C. Kenton

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Virginia Bruce, Robert Paige

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Days to next August 04

If August 04, 1942 is your birthday you're 78 years, 5 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 9 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 04, 1942?

On August 04, 1942 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is August 04, 1942?

On August 04, 1942 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 04, 1942?

On August 04, 1942 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 04, 1942?

On August 04, 1942 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 04, 1942?

On August 04, 1942 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 04, 1942?

On August 04, 1942 several famous people were born including, Don S Davis, Gunter Thielen, Don Davis.

Which famous people died on August 04, 1942?

Famous people died on August 04, 1942 include, Alberto Franchetti.


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