Sunday 16 May 1943

US date format: 5/16/1943, UK date format: 16/5/1943

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 16, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). 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
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Directed by: Luchino Visconti

Starring: Clara Calamai, Massimo Girotti, Dhia Cristiani, Elio Marcuzzo

Country: United States of America

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The Leopard Man

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Dennis O'Keefe, Margo, Jean Brooks, Isabel Jewell

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Girls in Chains

Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer

Starring: Arline Judge, Roger Clark, Robin Raymond, Barbara Pepper

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The More the Merrier

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Charles Coburn, Richard Gaines

Country: United States of America

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Buckskin Frontier

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Starring: Richard Dix, Jane Wyatt, Albert Dekker, Lee J. Cobb

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Historical Events

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  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jon Jost: Director (All the Vermeers in NY).
  • Kay Andrews: Baroness Andrews English politician.
  • Dan Coats: American politician and diplomat 29th...
  • Marko Kravos: Italian-Slovenian poet and translator.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Jewish resistance in the Warsaw ghetto ends after 30 days of fighting
  • German troops destroy synagogue of Warsaw.
  • Holocaust: The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising ends.

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