Sunday May 09, 1943

US date format: 5/9/1943, UK date format: 9/5/1943

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 9, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Emile Ardolino and Vince Cable. The More the Merrier, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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The More the Merrier

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Charles Coburn, Richard Gaines

Country: United States of America

Buckskin Frontier

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Starring: Richard Dix, Jane Wyatt, Albert Dekker, Lee J. Cobb

The Ox-Bow Incident

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Henry Fonda, Dana Andrews, Mary Beth Hughes, Anthony Quinn

Country: United States of America

This Land Is Mine

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, George Sanders, Walter Slezak

Country: United States of America

Death Rides the Plains

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Robert Livingston, Al St. John, Patti McCarty, Ray Bennett


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 09, 1943?


  • Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
  • Our Lady of Flanders
  • Saint Tudi
  • Saint Pachomius (died 346)
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  • 5th German Panser army surrenders in Tunisia.

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