Wednesday July 14, 1943

US date format: 7/14/1943, UK date format: 14/7/1943

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 14, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Ken Willard and Lynn Loring in New York City. Stormy Weather, directed by Andrew L. Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Stormy Weather

Directed by: Andrew L. Stone

Starring: Lena Horne, Bill Robinson, Cab Calloway and His Cotton Club Orchestra, Katherine Dunham and Her Troupe

Country: United States of America

Submarine Base

Directed by: Albert H. Kelley

Starring: John Litel, Alan Baxter, Eric Blore, Georges Metaxa

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Gary Cooper, Ingrid Bergman, Akim Tamiroff, Arturo de Córdova

Country: United States of America

The Sky's the Limit

Directed by: Edward H. Griffith

Starring: Fred Astaire, Joan Leslie, Robert Benchley, Robert Ryan

Best Foot Forward

Directed by: Edward Buzzell

Starring: Lucille Ball, William Gaxton, Virginia Weidler, Tommy Dix


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 14, 1943?


  • Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
  • France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
  • Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday


  • In Joplin, Missouri, the George Washington Carver National Monument becomes the first United States National Monument in honor of an African American.

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