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Tuesday 23 February 1943

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jada Rowland in New York City and Bobby Wayne Mitchell in Chatham. Journey Into Fear, directed by Norman Foster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943 while The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
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TV Series

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Movies

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Journey Into Fear

Directed by: Norman Foster

Starring: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dolores del Rio

Country: United States

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Saludos Amigos

Directed by: Wilfred Jackson

Starring: Fred Shields, Jos Oliveira, Pinto Colvig

Country: United States

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Air Force

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: John Garfield, John Ridgely, Gig Young

Country: United States

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Shadow of a Doubt

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Teresa Wright, Joseph Cotten, Macdonald Carey

Country: United States

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Commandos Strike at Dawn

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: Paul Muni, Anna Lee, Lillian Gish

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
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Facts:
  • General Major Bradley arrives in Dakar and Marrakesh
  • German troops pull back through Kasserine-pass Tunisia.
  • A fire breaks out at St. Joseph's Orphanage, County Cavan, Ireland, killing 36 people (35 of whom are children).

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  • Life: Air Reconnaissance
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Col. General Golnikov -- Feb. 22, 1943
  • Life: Princess Elizabeth

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Books

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The Robe

By: Lloyd C. Douglas

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So Little Time

By: John P. Marquand

The story of a boy from a small New England town, aviator in World War I, then newspaper man, play doctor, movie script rewriter. The story of his married life, his work, his worries, his search for security, his attempt ...

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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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The Human Comedy

By: William Saroyan

Now the major motion picture Ithaca, directed by and starring Meg Ryan—with a cast that includes Sam Shepard, Hamish Linklater, Alex Neustaedter, Jack Quaid, and Tom HanksThe place is Ithaca, in California's San Joaquin Valley.

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