Wednesday 4 March 1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Henk van der Kroon and Charles C Krulak.
49th Parallel, directed by Michael Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
while The Song of Bernadette by Franz Werfel was one of the best selling books.
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- Saint Efrem
- Catholicism - Commemoration of Saint Lucius I, pope, martyr.
- Saint Peter of Pappacarbone.
- Saint Lucius I.
- Saint Pierre de Cluny.
- Feast day of Humbert III of Savoy.
- Saint Basil and his Companions.
- Saint Adrian of Nicomedia, bishop of Saint Andrew's, and his Companions.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Casimir, patron saint of Lithuania.
- United States - Inauguration Day (1789 - 1933)
- St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada - Charter Day (1881)
- Vermont - Admission Day (1791).
- Pennsylvania - Charter Day (1681).
- Wales - Feast day of Rhiannon, Celtic Moon Goddess.
- Feast day of Saint Placide Viel.
- Charles C Krulak: American general and the 31st Commandant of the U.S.
- Henk van der Kroon: Dutch founder and president of the Federation of European Carnival Cities.
- James Gustave Speth: American environmental lawyer and advocate.
- Zoran Sztevanovity: Serbian born Hungarian musician, singer and composer.
- Ji-Tu Cumbuka: veteran American stage and screen actor.
- Gloria Gaither: American singer-songwriter (Bill Gaither Trio).
- Charles Krulak: American general.
- David Matthews: American keyboard player and composer (Manhattan Jazz Quintet).
- Christopher Shackle: retired Professor of Modern Languages of South Asia in the University of London.
- Lynn Sherr: American broadcast journalist and author.
- James Speth: American lawyer and politician.
- Zorán Sztevanovity: Serbian-Hungarian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Metro).
- Yuliya Lazarevna Veysberg: Composer, dies at 62.
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