Sunday August 22, 1943
US date format: 8/22/1943, UK date format: 22/8/1943
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 22, 1943). 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 Alun Michael and Masatoshi Shima.
Danger! Women at Work, directed by Sam Newfield, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 22, 1943?