What the sky looked like on October 19, 1943
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 10/19/1943, UK date format: 19/10/1943
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 19, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Robin Greville Holloway and Robert Morris.
Guadalcanal Diary, directed by Lewis Seiler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 19, 1943?