Sunday 8 February 1942US date format: 2/8/1942, UK date format: 8/2/1942
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 8, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Klein and Jean Gol.
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.
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- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
- Robert Klein: American hip standup comedian, a...
- Jean Gol: Belgian liberal politician with the...
- Terry Melcher: American noted family, a musician in his...
- Robert Klein in the Bronx: New York, USA; comedian/actor (Hooper,...
- Fritz Peterson: baseball pitcher (New York Yankees).
- Bob Munden: American shooting competitor.
- Fritz Todt: German politician, the Reich Minister...
- US Congress advises President Franklin Roosevelt that Americans of Japanese descent should be locked up en masse so they wouldn't oppose the US war effort.
- World War II: Japan invades Singapore.