Monday 5 October 1942
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Laurence Foley and Billy Scott.
Flying Tigers, directed by David Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
while Dragon Seed by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
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- 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.
- 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
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