Tuesday 9 June 1942
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 9, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Cazenave and Andrew Weil.
The Phantom Plainsmen, directed by John English, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Efrem=Saint Ephraim, deacon, Doctor of the Church
- Blessed Diana d'Andalo
- Saint Pelagia, virgin, martyr [BLS]
- Saint Vincent, deacon, martyr [BLS]
- Blessed Richard, bishop of Andria, Apulia
- Saint Liborius, bishop (of LeMans), confessor [GTZ: LeMans]
- Saint Edmund, bishop of Canturbury, confessor (Translation day) [GTZ: England]
- Saint Diomedes
- =? Blessed Columba, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Scotland]
- Saint Columba (called Saint Columcille in Ireland, where he is honoured as one of the islands three patron saints)
- Saint Alexander, martyr [GTZ: Russia]
- Roman Empire paganism - third day of the Vestalia in honor of the goddess Vesta
- Saint Primus and Felicianus, martyrs [common]
- Michel Cazenave: French philosopher and writer, specializing in the work of Carl Gustav Jung.
- Jacques Dubochet: Scientist.
- Andrew Weil: Scientist.
- Anton Burghardt: German footballer and manager.
- Nicholas Lloyd: Editor (Daily Express).
- Adipatie Ario Soejono becomes Minister in Gerbrandy government
- German-Neth press reports, 3 million Dutch sent to East-Europe
- Nazis kill all inhabitants of Lidice Czechoslovakia
- Nazis burn the Czech village of Lidice in reprisal for the killing of Reinhard Heydrich.
- (12:30 a.m.) ndash B-17 Flying Fortress air crash near Auckland.