Tuesday 9 February 1943
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 9, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joe Pesci and Joseph Stiglitz.
Submarine Alert, directed by Frank McDonald, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
On TV people were watching Barnyard WAAC.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 February 1943
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 9 February 1943!
Which were the important events of 9 February 1943 ?
- Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
- Saint Ansbert of Rouen
- Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
- Joe Pesci: American actor, brash and diminutive who started with character roles as a tough gangster, phasing into sympathetic comedy parts.
- Joseph Stiglitz: American economist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- James King in New Orleans: Louisiana, USA; basketball player (Olympics-gold-1968).
- Joe Pesci in Newark: New Jersey, USA; actor (Half Nelson, Goodfellas).
- Ryland Davies: Tenor.
- Jonny Nilsson: Sweden -- 10K speed skater (1964 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Barbara Lewis: American vocalist ("Hello Stranger").
- Squire Fridell in Oakland: California, USA; actor (Rosetti and Ryan).
- Reydons: Wife of General , shot to death by resistance.
- FDR orders minimal 48 hour work week in war industry
- Japanese evacuate Guadalcanal, ends epic battle
- Nazis arrest Dutch sons of rich parents
- NL seeks buyer for Phillies, as owner Gerry Nugent, falls in arrears
- German riots at "plutocratenzoontjes", 1,200 in Vught Camp.
- US President Franklin Roosevelt orders minimal 48 hour work week in war industry.
- World War II: Allied authorities declare Guadalcanal secure after Imperial Japan evacuates its remaining forces from the island, ending the Battle of Guadalcanal.