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Wednesday 17 February 1943

US date format: 2/17/1943, UK date format: 17/2/1943

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 17, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gérard Rinaldi and Lawrence Berjoan. The Youngest Profession, directed by Edward Buzzell, 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 ?

The Youngest Profession

Directed by: Edward Buzzell

Starring: Virginia Weidler, Edward Arnold, John Carroll, Ann Ayars

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Submarine Alert

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Richard Arlen, Wendy Barrie, Nils Asther, Roger Pryor

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Dr. Terror's House of Horrors

Directed by: Freddie Francis

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Dead Men Walk

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: George Zucco, Mary Carlisle, Nedrick Young, Dwight Frye

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Air Force

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: John Garfield, John Ridgely, Gig Young, Arthur Kennedy

Country: United States

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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 17 February 1943 ?

  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Gérard Rinaldi: French singer and actor, he was first of all the voice and the soul of the "Charlots" band.
  • Lawrence Berjoan: French member of the National Skating team.
  • Costas Azariadis: Greek macroeconomist.
  • Barbara Anderson: American housewife and political activist, the head of a popular anti-tax group called Citizens for Limited Taxation.
  • Joe Medjuck: Canadian actor and producer.
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Famous Deaths:
  • General Major Bradley flies to Washington DC
  • New York Yankee Joe DiMaggio, enlists into the US army
  • Dutch churches protest at Seyss-Inquart against persecution of Jews.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 17, 1943 - Geocentric view

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