Monday October 04, 1943
US date format: 10/4/1943, UK date format: 4/10/1943
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 4, 1943). 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 Jean-Cyril Spinetta and H Rap Brown.
Lassie Come Home, directed by Fred M. Wilcox, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 04, 1943?
- Corsica freed by Free French
- German occupiers forbid flying of kites (6 month jail sentence)
- World War II: U.S. captures Solomon Islands.