Sunday 6 December 1942US date format: 12/6/1942, UK date format: 6/12/1942
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 6, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Byron Katie and Peter Handke.
Random Harvest, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Barnyard WAAC.
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Which were the important events of 6 December 1942 ?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
- Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Saint Nicholas
- Byron Katie
- Peter Handke: Austrian avantgarde novelist and...
- Richard Shepherd
- Len Barry [Leonard Borisoff] in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; rocker (Bristol...
- Robb Royer: American guitarist keyboard player and...
- RAF bombs Philips factory (150 die)
- Queen Wilhelmina announces Dutch Commonwealth.
Sport Games on 6 December 1942
- Brooklyn Dodgers - New York Giants : 0 - 10
- Chicago Bears - Chicago Cardinals : 21 - 7
- Pittsburgh Steelers - Green Bay Packers : 21 - 24