Sunday May 16, 1943
US date format: 5/16/1943, UK date format: 16/5/1943
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 16, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jon Jost and Kay Andrews.
Ossessione, directed by Luchino Visconti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 16, 1943?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
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- Jewish resistance in the Warsaw ghetto ends after 30 days of fighting
- Alfred Hoche: German psychiatrist (Born 1865).