Thursday 22 April 1943
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include James Wanless and Janet Evanovich.
Crash Dive, directed by Archie Mayo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
while So Little Time by John P. Marquand was one of the best selling books.
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- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- James Wanless: American art producer of multi-media symbolic art and lecturer.
- Janet Evanovich: American author.
- Keith Crisco: American businessman and politician (d. 2014).
- Louise Glück: American poet and academic.
- John Maples: Baron Maples English lawyer and politician Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (d. 2012).
- Louise Gluck: American poet and 12th US Poet Laureate.
- Mel Carter: singer ("Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me").
- RAF shoots down 14 German transport planes over Mediterranean Sea
- German counter-attack in North Tunisia.
- Albert Hofmann writes his first report about the hallucinogenic properties of ''LSD'' (which he first synthesized in 1938).
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