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Sunday 17 May 1942

US date format: 5/17/1942, UK date format: 17/5/1942

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 17, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Taj Mahal (musician) and Christian Blanc. Yankee Doodle Dandy, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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Movies

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Yankee Doodle Dandy

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, Richard Whorf

Country: United States of America

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The Falcon Takes Over

Directed by: Irving Reis

Starring: George Sanders, Lynn Bari, James Gleason, Allen Jenkins

Country: United States of America

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Juke Girl

Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt

Starring: Ann Sheridan, Ronald Reagan, Richard Whorf, George Tobias

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It Happened in Flatbush

Directed by: Ray McCarey

Starring: Lloyd Nolan, Carole Landis, Sara Allgood, William Frawley

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Private Buckaroo

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: The Andrews Sisters, Dick Foran, Joe E. Lewis, Ernest Truex

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 May 1942 ?

Holidays:
  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
  • Saint Montanus
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Facts:
  • Dutch SS vows loyalty to Adolf Hitler.

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Planetary positions on May 17, 1942 - Geocentric view

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