Monday 5 October 1942
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 5, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Laurence Foley and Bernice Johnson Reagon.
Now, Voyager, directed by Irving Rapper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1942 ?
- Laurence Foley: American long time diplomat and worker for peace, Foley was killed on 10/28/2002 in Amman, Jordan at about 7:20 AM EET.
- Johanna Siguroardottir: Statesman.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon: Musician.
- Billy Scott: American singer-songwriter (d. 2012).
- Richard Street: American singer-songwriter (The Temptations and The Monitors) (d. 2013).
- 5,000 Jews of Dubno Russia massacred
- St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Yankees, 4 games to 1, in 39th World Series