Thursday February 12, 1942
US date format: 2/12/1942, UK date format: 12/2/1942
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Ehud Barak and Michael Elphick (producer-director).
The Mad Doctor of Market Street, directed by Joseph H. Lewis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Men at Work.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 12, 1942?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
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- Grant Wood: American painter (American Gothic), dies...
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