Saturday 10 January 1942
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Aleksandr Yakovlevich Petrushenko and Jack Regan.
A Date with the Falcon, directed by Irving Reis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
while Windswept Mary by Ellen Chase was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Voice of America News.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 January 1942 ?
- Margaret Thatcher day in the Falkland Islands
- Aleksandr Yakovlevich Petrushenko: Russia -- Cosmonaut.
- Jack Regan: Broadcaster.
- Walter Hill: Director (48 Hours, Extreme Prejudice).
- Graeme Gahan: Australian footballer and coach.
- Japan invades North-Celebes, Dutch East Indies.
- WWII: The last German air-raid on Liverpool destroys the home of William Patrick Hitler, Adolf Hitler's nephew. William Hitler is at this time in the United States where he later joins the navy to fight against his uncle.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1942 ?
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- The Shrine of St. Cecelia - Andrews Sisters
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