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Friday 15 January 1943

US date format: 1/15/1943, UK date format: 15/1/1943

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 15, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ashraf Aman and Stuart E Eizenstat. Shadow of a Doubt, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943 On TV people were watching Barnyard WAAC.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Shadow of a Doubt

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Teresa Wright, Joseph Cotten, Macdonald Carey, Henry Travers

Country: United States

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The Hard Way

Directed by: Vincent Sherman

Starring: Ida Lupino, Joan Leslie, Dennis Morgan, Jack Carson

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Immortal Sergeant

Directed by: John M. Stahl

Starring: Henry Fonda, Maureen O'Hara, Thomas Mitchell, Allyn Joslyn

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I Married a Witch

Directed by: René Clair

Starring: Fredric March, Veronica Lake, Robert Benchley, Susan Hayward

Country: United States

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George Washington Slept Here

Directed by: William Keighley

Starring: Jack Benny, Ann Sheridan, Charles Coburn, Percy Kilbride

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Barnyard WAAC

Chapionship Wrestling

Starring: Richard Lane

Country: United States

Voice of America News

Starring: Carol Castiel

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 January 1943 ?

  • Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
  • Jallikattu in South India.
  • United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
  • North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
  • Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Stuart E Eizenstat: adviser to American Presidents Carter and Clinton.
  • Ashraf Aman: first Pakistani to reach the summit of K2.
  • Margaret Beckett: English metallurgist and politician Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs.
  • Stuart Eizenstat: American lawyer and diplomat United States Ambassador to the European Union.
  • Mike Marshall: Major League Baseball pitcher (1974 Cy Young Award).
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  • 1st transport of Jews from Amsterdam to concentration camp Vught
  • World War II: The Soviet counter-offensive at Voronezh begins.
  • The world's largest office building, The Pentagon, is dedicated in Arlington, Virginia.
  • 1,000 workers complete the air conditioning system for the Pentagon.

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Planetary positions on January 15, 1943 - Geocentric view

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