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Monday 10 August 1942

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 10, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Betsey Johnson and Betsy Johnson. The Palm Beach Story, directed by Preston Sturges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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What the sky looked like on 10 August 1942

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Movies

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The Palm Beach Story

Directed by: Preston Sturges

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Mary Astor, Rudy Vallee

Country: United States

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Somewhere I'll Find You

Directed by: Wesley Ruggles

Starring: Clark Gable, Lana Turner, Robert Sterling, Patricia Dane

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The Talk of the Town

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Ronald Colman, Edgar Buchanan

Country: United States

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Wake Island

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: Brian Donlevy, Robert Preston, Macdonald Carey, William Bendix

Country: United States

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The Big Street

Directed by: Irving Reis

Starring: Henry Fonda, Lucille Ball, Barton MacLane, Eugene Pallette

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
  • Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
  • Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
  • St. Deusdedit
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Facts:
  • Gen B Montgomery becomes Commandant British 8th leader in N Africa

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 10, 1942 - Geocentric view

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