Friday March 19, 1943

US date format: 3/19/1943, UK date format: 19/3/1943

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 19, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Mario Monti and Susan Hall. Sherlock Holmes in Washington, directed by Roy William Neill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943 On TV people were watching Chapionship Wrestling.
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Sherlock Holmes in Washington

Directed by: Roy William Neill

Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Marjorie Lord, Henry Daniell

Country: United States of America

Hit Parade of 1943

Directed by: Albert S. Rogell

Starring: John Carroll, Susan Hayward, Gail Patrick, Eve Arden

Aerial Gunner

Directed by: William H. Pine

Starring: Richard Arlen, Chester Morris, Amelita Ward, Jimmy Lydon

Hoppy Serves a Writ

Directed by: George Archainbaud

Starring: William Boyd, Andy Clyde, Jay Kirby, Victor Jory


Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, Smiley Burnette, Bob Nolan, Sons of the Pioneers


Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 19, 1943?


  • Saint Adeltrudis (d.670)
  • Saint Landoald
  • Las Fallas in Valencia, Spain.
  • Roman Catholicism and Church of England - Saint Joseph's Day for Saint Joseph of Nazareth, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, stepfather of Jesus; patron saint of Belgium, a good death, carpenters hence also (alternative) Father's Day in Spain, Portugal, Belgium
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  • Airship Canadian Star torpedoed and sinks

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Chapionship Wrestling

Starring: Richard Lane

Country: United States of America

Voice of America News

Starring: Carol Castiel

Country: United States of America

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