Sunday February 22, 1942

US date format: 2/22/1942, UK date format: 22/2/1942

It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 22, 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 Christine Keeler and Jean Puech. Black Dragons, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942 On TV people were watching Men at Work.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
  • United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Ash Wednesday in 2023.
  • Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
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Events

  • World War II: President Franklin D. Roosevelt orders General Douglas MacArthur out of the Philippines as the Japanese victory becomes inevitable.

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Black Dragons

Black Dragons

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Bela Lugosi, Joan Barclay, George Pembroke, Clayton Moore

The Mad Doctor of Market Street

The Mad Doctor of Market Street

Directed by: Joseph H. Lewis

Starring: Lionel Atwill, Una Merkel, Claire Dodd, Nat Pendleton

Too Many Women

Too Many Women

Directed by: Bernard B. Ray

Starring: Neil Hamilton, June Lang, Joyce Compton, Barbara Read

To Be or Not to Be

To Be or Not to Be

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Carole Lombard, Jack Benny, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart

Country: United States of America

Roxie Hart

Roxie Hart

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou, George Montgomery, Lynne Overman

Country: United States of America

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Men at Work

Men at Work

Country: United States of America

Days to next February 22

If February 22, 1942 is your birthday you're 78 years, 8 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 22 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 22, 1942?

On February 22, 1942 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is February 22, 1942?

On February 22, 1942 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on February 22, 1942?

On February 22, 1942 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 22, 1942?

On February 22, 1942 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 22, 1942?

On February 22, 1942 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 22, 1942?

On February 22, 1942 several famous people were born including, Christine Keeler, Jean Puech, Harvey Laidman.

Which famous people died on February 22, 1942?

Famous people died on February 22, 1942 include, Stefan Zweig.


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