Tuesday 15 December 1942
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Susan Atkinson and David Niven Jr.
Random Harvest, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
while Dragon Seed by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 December 1942 ?
- Susan Atkinson: American nurse, sailor, adventurer and writer.
- David Niven Jr
- Dave Clark (musician)
- Geoffrey Davies: English actor.
- David Niven: British film producer and noted family, the first son of actor David Niven.
- Dave Clark: Music promoter / songwriter, dies at 85.
- Kathleen Blanco: American educator and politician 54th Governor of Louisiana.
- Massachusetts issues first US vehicular license plate tabs.
- The Battle of Mount Austen, the Galloping Horse, and the Sea Horse begins during the Guadalcanal campaign.
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