Wednesday 14 October 1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 14, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Billy Harrison and Jerry Jones.
George Washington Slept Here, directed by William Keighley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 October 1942 ?
- Also see October 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Navet (Turnip) Day, twenty-third day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Teachers' Day, or National Education Day in Poland
- World Standards Day (from ISO, IEC, ITU)
- RC Saints - Pope Callistus I
- World Organ Donation Day
- Jerry Jones: Businessman.
- Billy Harrison: Belfast, Ireland -- Rock guitarist (Them).
- Peter Nadas: Hungarian writer.
- Suzzanna : Indonesian actress (d. 2008).
- Evelio Javier: Filipino politician and civil servant (d. 1986).
- Péter Nádas: Hungarian author and playwright.
- Dobbe resistances group overthrows Bonkarten distribution
- German assault on Tractor factory, 1000s killed
- Japanese battleship strikes Henderson Field, Guadalcanal
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1942 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Manhattan Serenade - Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
- Kay Kyser & His Orchestra - Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition