Tuesday October 20, 1942
US date format: 10/20/1942, UK date format: 20/10/1942
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Earl Hindman and Duncan Rice.
Went the Day Well?, directed by Alberto Cavalcanti, 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 October 20, 1942?
- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- "Durham Manifesto" calls for fundamental changes in race relations.
- May Robson: Actress (Star is Born, Reckless), dies...