Monday January 19, 1942
US date format: 1/19/1942, UK date format: 19/1/1942
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 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 Michael Crawford and Nara Leão.
Kings Row, directed by Sam Wood, 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 January 19, 1942?
- Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
- Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
- St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
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- Japanese forces invade Burma
- Titus Brandsma (Carmelite priest) arrested by German occupiers for speaking out against Nazism as a "lie" and "pagan".
- Establishment of United States VIII Bomber Command, later to become the Eighth Air Force, in Savannah, Georgia.
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