Saturday June 20, 1942
US date format: 6/20/1942, UK date format: 20/6/1942
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 20, 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 Brian Wilson and Penelope Horner.
Jackass Mail, directed by Norman Z. McLeod, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 20, 1942?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
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- Adolf Eichmann proclaims deportation of Dutch Jews
- German troops conquer Tobruk, North Africa
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 20, 1942?
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- Merry Macs - Jingle, Jangle, Jingle