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Monday 5 January 1942

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 5, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Dany Saval and Charlie Rose. Joan of Paris, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942 On TV people were watching Men at Work.
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What the sky looked like on 5 January 1942

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Joan of Paris

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Starring: Michèle Morgan, Paul Henreid, Thomas Mitchell, Laird Cregar

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The Vanishing Virginian

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Frank Morgan, Kathryn Grayson, Spring Byington, Natalie Thompson

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Spooks Run Wild

Directed by: Phil Rosen

Starring: Bela Lugosi, Leo Gorcey, Bobby Jordan, Huntz Hall

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You Belong to Me

Directed by: Wesley Ruggles

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Edgar Buchanan, Roger Clark

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How Green Was My Valley

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Maureen O'Hara, Anna Lee, Donald Crisp

Country: United States

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TV Series

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 5 January 1942 ?

Holidays:
  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dany Saval
  • Charlie Rose: American newscaster and journalist, the host of "Charlie Rose" on PBS and a correspondent for "60 Minutes II.
  • Charlie Rose: American newscaster and journalist, the host of "Charlie Rose" on PBS and a correspondent for "60 Minutes II.
  • Maurizio Pollini: Italian musician, a pianist who won the first prize at the International Chopin competition in Warsaw, 1960.
  • Jan Leeming: British BBC newswoman, perfectly coiffured and glamorous.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Yves Paringaux: French chief of staff, is murdered.
  • Tina Modotti: Italian photographer, model, actress, and revolutionary political activist (Born 1896).
Facts:
  • 55 German tanks reach North-Africa.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 05, 1942 - Geocentric view

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