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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 Mel Carter and Louise Gluck. Crash Dive, directed by Archie Mayo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
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TV Series

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Crash Dive

Directed by: Archie Mayo

Starring: Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews

Country: United States

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I Walked with a Zombie

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Frances Dee, Tom Conway, James Ellison

Country: United States

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Edge of Darkness

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Walter Huston

Country: United States

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The Falcon Strikes Back

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Tom Conway, Harriet Hilliard, Jane Randolph

Country: United States

Cabin in the Sky

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Ethel Waters, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Lena Horne

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Saints Soter and Caius
  • Saint Leonidas (died 202)
  • Brazil - Discovery Day.
  • Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
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Facts:
  • 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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Magazine Covers

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  • Life: Farewells
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Manuel Avila Camacho -- Apr. 19, 1943
  • Life: Jefferson Memorial

Books

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The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize. He then sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Christianity and is set ...

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The Valley of Decision

By: Marcia Davenport

Originally published in 1942, The Valley of Decision was an instant success, and its story of four generations of the Scott family—owners and operators of a Pittsburgh iron and steel works—has since captured the imagination of generations of readers.

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So Little Time

By: John P. Marquand

Two complete novels in one book. Great read.

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By: Betty Smith

The American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century. From the moment she entered the world, Francie needed to be made of stern stuff, for the often harsh life of Williamsburg demanded fortitude, precocity, and ...

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