Wednesday August 18, 1943

US date format: 8/18/1943, UK date format: 18/8/1943

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 18, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Tad Mann and Martin Mull in Chicago. Danger! Women at Work, directed by Sam Newfield, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Danger! Women at Work

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Patsy Kelly, Mary Brian, Isabel Jewell, Wanda McKay

Holy Matrimony

Directed by: John M. Stahl

Starring: Monty Woolley, Gracie Fields, Laird Cregar, Una O'Connor

The Fallen Sparrow

Directed by: Richard Wallace

Starring: John Garfield, Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak, Patricia Morison

A Lady Takes a Chance

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Starring: Jean Arthur, John Wayne, Charles Winninger, Phil Silvers

The Flemish Farm

Directed by: Jeffrey Dell

Starring: Clive Brook, Clifford Evans, Jane Baxter, Philip Friend


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Which were the important events of August 18, 1943?


  • RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
  • Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church


  • Carl Hubbell wins his 253rd and final game, all with Giants

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