Saturday 12 September 1942
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 12, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Drucker and Yan de Vleeshouwer.
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..
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- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
- RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
- Michel Drucker: French journalist and television host.
- Yan de Vleeshouwer
- Dominique Noguez: French writer and film critic.
- Francois Tavenas: Canadian academic (d. 2004).
- François Tavenas: Canadian engineer and academic (d. 2004).
- Jan De Vleeshouwer: Dutch ecclesiastic, a Roman Catholic Capuchin monk.
- Tomás Marco: Spanish composer.
- Free-Poland and Belgium asks Pope to condemn Nazi-war crimes
- World War II: First day of the Battle of Edson's Ridge during the Guadalcanal campaign. U.S. Marines protecting Henderson Field on Guadalcanal are attacked by Imperial Japanese Army forces.