Thursday February 19, 1942
US date format: 2/19/1942, UK date format: 19/2/1942
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 19, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Kenneth R Kramer American politician (Representative-Republican-Colorado and Paul Krause.
Black Dragons, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Men at Work.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 19, 1942?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Pisces
- Astrology: Can also be last day of sun sign Aquarius depending on the time of birth and the astrologer's viewpoint.
- Chaoflux (Discordianism)
- About 150 Japanese warplanes attacked the Australian city of Darwin
- FDR orders detention and internment of all west-coast Japanese-Americans
- Dutch actors protest obligatory membership of Culture Chamber.
- New York Yankees announce 5,000 uniformed soldiers will be admitted free at each of their upcoming home games.
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- Kenneth R Kramer American politician (Representative-Republican-Colorado: 1979-).
- Paul Krause: American football player.
- Howard Stringer: Welsh-American businessman.
- Will Provine: American biologist historian and...
- Frank Abbandando: American gangster (executed) (Born...
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