Wednesday September 15, 1943

US date format: 9/15/1943, UK date format: 15/9/1943

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 15, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Chantal Chawaf and Margaret Harris. Thank Your Lucky Stars, directed by David Butler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Thank Your Lucky Stars

Directed by: David Butler

Starring: Eddie Cantor, Dennis Morgan, Humphrey Bogart, Bette Davis

Country: United States of America

The Adventures of Tartu

Directed by: Harold S. Bucquet

Starring: Robert Donat, Valerie Hobson, Walter Rilla, Glynis Johns

Spotlight Scandals

Directed by: William Beaudine

Starring: Billy Gilbert, Frank Fay, Bonnie Baker, Billy Lenhart

Sherlock Holmes Faces Death

Directed by: Roy William Neill

Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Dennis Hoey, Arthur Margetson

Country: United States of America


Directed by: John Brahm

Starring: Sonja Henie, Jack Oakie, Cesar Romero, Carole Landis


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 15, 1943?


  • Bulgaria - The first day of school.
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
  • The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
  • Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
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  • Benito Mussolini forms a rival fascist government in Italy

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