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Wednesday 4 February 1942

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 4, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ovidi Montllor and Johnny Gamble. To Be or Not to Be, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942 On TV people were watching Men at Work.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

To Be or Not to Be

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Carole Lombard, Jack Benny, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart

Country: United States

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Roxie Hart

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou, George Montgomery, Lynne Overman

Country: United States

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Captain Midnight

Directed by: James W. Horne

Starring: Dave O'Brien, Dorothy Short, James Craven, Sam Edwards

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South of Santa Fe

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Linda Hayes, Paul Fix

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Raiders of the West

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Bill 'Cowboy Rambler' Boyd, Art Davis, Lee Powell, Virginia Carroll

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Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Men at Work

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 February 1942 ?

  • Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
  • Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
  • Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
  • Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
  • Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ovidi Montllor
  • Johnny Gamble: rocker (Classics).
  • Eugene McRath: American mechanical engineer and CEO in charge of Consolidated Edison Company of New York, a utilities company.
  • Joe Sparma: American baseball player, a right-handed pitcher with the Detroit Tigers (1964 to 1969) and Montreal Expos (1970).
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  • Clinton Pierce becomes first US General wounded in action in World War II.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 04, 1942 - Geocentric view

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