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Sunday 11 October 1942

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 11, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Amitabh Bachchan and James Oliver Huberty. Now, Voyager, directed by Irving Rapper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Now, Voyager

Directed by: Irving Rapper

Starring: Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains, Gladys Cooper

Country: United States

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For Me and My Gal

Directed by: Busby Berkeley

Starring: Judy Garland, George Murphy, Gene Kelly, Mártha Eggerth

Country: United States

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The Mummy's Tomb

Directed by: Harold Young

Starring: Lon Chaney Jr., Dick Foran, John Hubbard, Elyse Knox

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Eyes in the Night

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

Starring: Edward Arnold, Ann Harding, Donna Reed, Stephen McNally

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Secret Mission

Directed by: Harold French

Starring: Hugh Williams, James Mason, Carla Lehmann, Roland Culver

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Famous Birthdays:
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Indian film actor, producer, singer and TV host.
  • James Oliver Huberty: Shot by police after killing 21 in McDonalds.
  • Katey Houston: American astrologer and AFA member from 3/1970 who, in the early '70s, was active in astrology clubs in the Philadelphia area.
  • James Huberty: American mass murderer, the perpetrator of the worst single-episode slaying in the history of the United States.
  • Malvin Whitfield: Bay City, Texas -- Track star (1948, 52 Olympics - 3 Gold / Silver / Bronze Medals).
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Famous Deaths:
  • World War II: Battle of Cape Esperance : On the northwest coast of Guadalcanal, United States Navy ships intercept and defeat a Japanese fleet on their way to reinforce troops on the island.

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