What the sky looked like on September 11, 1942
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 9/11/1942, UK date format: 11/9/1942
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 11, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Lola Falana and Gerome Ragni.
Deep in the Heart of Texas, directed by Elmer Clifton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..