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Thursday 17 June 1943

US date format: 6/17/1943, UK date format: 17/6/1943

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 17, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Newt Gingrich and Barry Manilow. The Constant Nymph, directed by Edmund Goulding, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Constant Nymph

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Charles Boyer, Joan Fontaine, Brenda Marshall, Alexis Smith

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Stage Door Canteen

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Cheryl Walker, William Terry, Judith Anderson, Kenny Baker

Country: United States

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Alaska Highway

Directed by: Frank McDonald

Starring: Richard Arlen, Jean Parker, Ralph Sanford, William Henry

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Song of Texas

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, Sheila Ryan, Barton MacLane, Harry Shannon

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Coney Island

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: Betty Grable, George Montgomery, Cesar Romero, Charles Winninger

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 June 1943 ?

  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Newt Gingrich: American politician who had a rapid rise to popularity in 1994 when he was named the first GOP Speaker of the House in 40 years, followed within two years by a downfall for indiscretion, lying to the House Committee and the illegal use of public funds.
  • Barry Manilow: American musician, singer, author and songwriter who achieved mega-pop stardom in the 1970s.
  • Burt Rutan: American engineer and pilot.
  • Jean-Pierre Armengaud: French university professor, musicologist, researcher and concert pianist.
  • I. King Jordan: Educator.
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  • Player-manager Joe Cronin of Red Sox hits two 3-run pinch home runs

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on June 17, 1943 - Geocentric view

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