Wednesday 16 December 1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Daniel Mermet and Donald Carcieri.
Random Harvest, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
while The Song of Bernadette by Franz Werfel 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 16 December 1942 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Daniel Mermet: French journalist, writer and radio producer known for his show "Là-bas si j'y suis" on France Inter.
- Donald Carcieri: American educator and politician 73rd Governor of Rhode Island.
- Eugene Glazer: American actor.
- Hitler orders combat against partisans in Russia and Balkan
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