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Wednesday 19 May 1943

US date format: 5/19/1943, UK date format: 19/5/1943

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 19, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Terry Kolb and Eddie May. Five Graves to Cairo, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Five Graves to Cairo

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Franchot Tone, Anne Baxter, Akim Tamiroff, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

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The Desperadoes

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Randolph Scott, Claire Trevor, Glenn Ford, Evelyn Keyes

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Sarong Girl

Directed by: Arthur Dreifuss

Starring: Ann Corio, Tim Ryan, Irene Ryan, Mantan Moreland

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Directed by: Luchino Visconti

Starring: Clara Calamai, Massimo Girotti, Dhia Cristiani, Elio Marcuzzo

Country: United States

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The Leopard Man

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Dennis O'Keefe, Margo, Jean Brooks, Isabel Jewell

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 May 1943 ?

  • National Hug-Your-Cat Day
  • NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
  • Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
  • Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
  • Theophilus of Corte
Famous Birthdays:
  • Terry Kolb: American founder of the sado-masochist liberation group in the 70s, "The Eulenspiegel Society.
  • Eddie May: English footballer and manager (d. 2012).
  • Shirrel Rhoades: American author publisher and academic.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Berlin is declared Judenrien (free of Jews)
  • British Prime Minister Winston Churchill pledges England's full support to US against Japan.
  • Winston Churchill addresses a joint session of the U.S. Congress.

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Planetary positions on May 19, 1943 - Geocentric view

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