Wednesday 5 August 1942US date format: 8/5/1942, UK date format: 5/8/1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 5, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Sergio Ramírez and Andy Fogelson.
The Talk of the Town, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Sergio Ramírez
- David Lange: Politician.
- Andy Fogelson: American filmmaker, a producer and Vice...
- Joseph Welsh: American ecclesiastic, Reverend father...
- Joe Boyd: American record producer founded...
- British government cancels agreement of Munich
- German troops cross Kuban River