Sunday October 11, 1942

US date format: 10/11/1942, UK date format: 11/10/1942

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 11, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). 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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Now, Voyager

Directed by: Irving Rapper

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

Country: United States of America

For Me and My Gal

Directed by: Busby Berkeley

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

Country: United States of America

The Mummy's Tomb

Directed by: Harold Young

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

Eyes in the Night

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

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

Flying Tigers

Directed by: David Miller

Starring: John Wayne, John Carroll, Anna Lee, Paul Kelly

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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  • 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.
Sport Games on October 11, 1942

Sport Games on October 11, 1942


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    American Football
  • Chicago Cardinals - Chicago Bears : 14 - 41
  • Cleveland Rams - Washington Redskins : 14 - 33
  • Detroit Lions - Green Bay Packers : 7 - 38
  • Philadelphia Eagles - New York Giants : 17 - 35
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - Brooklyn Dodgers : 7 - 0
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