Saturday February 21, 1942
US date format: 2/21/1942, UK date format: 21/2/1942
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 21, 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 Margarethe von Trotta and Magnus Linklater.
Black Dragons, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Men at Work.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 21, 1942?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
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- US female Figure Skating championship won by Jane Vaughn.
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