Friday February 06, 1942
US date format: 2/6/1942, UK date format: 6/2/1942
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 6, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Basler and Sarah Brady.
To Be or Not to Be, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Men at Work.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 06, 1942?
- Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
- Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
- Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
- Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
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- World War II: The United Kingdom declares war on Thailand.
- Wobbe de Vries: Dutch linguist, dies at 78.
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