Thursday 13 May 1943US date format: 5/13/1943, UK date format: 13/5/1943
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 13, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Anne Pingeot and Hilton McConnico.
Ossessione, directed by Luchino Visconti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 May 1943
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 13 May 1943!
Which were the important events of 13 May 1943 ?
- Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
- Saint John the Silent
- Saint Gerald of Villamagna
- Saint Robert Bellarmine
- Saint Servatus
- Our Lady of Fatima
- Rotuma Day in Fiji.
- World Fair Trade Day (2006).
- Abbotsbury Garland Day, Dorset, England.
- Commemoration of Julian of Norwich (Anglican).
- Saint Rolanda
- Anne Pingeot
- Hilton McConnico
- Mary Wells: American singer-songwriter (d. 1992).
- Mary Wells in Detroit: Michigan, USA; singer ("My Guy").
- Anthony Clarke: Baron Clarke of Stone-cum-Ebony English lawyer and judge.
- Kurt Trampedach: Danish painter and sculptor.
- German occupiers confiscate all radios
- German and Italian forces in Africa surrender.
- World War II: German Afrika Korps and Italian troops in North Africa surrender to Allied forces.
- The ''Australian Hospital Ship Centaur'' is sunk off the coast of Queensland, by a Japanese submarine.
- 358th BS, 303rd BG B-17F Hell's Angels is the first AAF bomber to complete 25 missions.