Friday 13 February 1942
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Carol Lynley in New York City and Donald E Williams in Lafayette.
Roxie Hart, directed by William A. Wellman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Carol Lynley in New York City: New York, USA; actress (Night Stalker, Fantasy Island, Immortal).
- Donald E Williams in Lafayette: Indiana, USA; Captain US Navy/astronaut (STS 51D, STS 34).
- Peter Tork [Peter Halsten Thorkelson] in Washington DC: USA; singer/actor (Monkees - "Last Train to Clarksville").
- Donald E Williams: NASA astronaut.
- Corinne Gelfan: American actress and folk singer since 1966, with credits in many theatrical productions, commercials, and musicals, including musical comedy.
- Carol Lynley: American model, stage and TV actress, playing in some 50 films, ten Broadway plays and more than 200 TV performances. She became a professional actress on stage at age 12, starting with the Broadway show "Anniversary Waltz." Working as a dancer and model, she also posed for Playboy in 1965. Her films include, "The Stripper," "Under the Yum Yum Tree" and "The Poseidon Adventure" in 1972.
- Peter Tork: Pop Singer
- Donald Williams: American captain pilot and astronaut
- Epitacio Pessoa: Brazilian president (Born 1865).
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