What the sky looked like on May 12, 1943
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/12/1943, UK date format: 12/5/1943
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 12, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include David Walker and Linda Dano in Los Angeles.
Ossessione, directed by Luchino Visconti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 12, 1943?