Wednesday 12 August 1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 12, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Elizabeth Appleby and Hans-Wilhelm Muller-Wohlfahrt.
The Palm Beach Story, directed by Preston Sturges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1942 ?
- Elizabeth Appleby: QC.
- Hans-Wilhelm Muller-Wohlfahrt: German physician.
- Hans-Wilhelm Müller-Wohlfahrt: German physician and author.
- British Premier Churchill arrives in Moscow, meets Stalin
- German 1st tank leader captures Elista, Kalmukkensteppe
- Lieutenant General Montgomery arrives in Cairo