Wednesday February 25, 1942
US date format: 2/25/1942, UK date format: 25/2/1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 25, 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 Karen Grassle and Valérie Lagrange.
The Male Animal, directed by Elliott Nugent, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Men at Work.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 25, 1942?
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- The Princess Elizabeth registers for war service.
- Battle of Los Angeles: Over 1,400 AA shells are fired at an unidentified, slow-moving object in the skies over Los Angeles. The appearance of the object triggers an immediate wartime blackout over most of Southern California, with thousands of air raid wardens being deployed throughout the city. In total there are 6 deaths. Despite the several hour barrage no planes are downed.
- The worst coal dust explosion to date, in Honkeiko, China, claims 1,549 lives.
- The 14th Academy Awards ceremony is held in Los Angeles How Green Was My Valley wins Best Picture.
- Leo Ascher: Composer, dies at 61.
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Days to next February 25If February 25, 1942 is your birthday you're 78 years, 8 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 25 days.
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 25, 1942?
On February 25, 1942 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is February 25, 1942?
On February 25, 1942 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 25, 1942?
On February 25, 1942 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 25, 1942?
On February 25, 1942 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 25, 1942?
On February 25, 1942 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 25, 1942?
On February 25, 1942 several famous people were born including, Karen Grassle, Valérie Lagrange, Carl Eller.
Which famous people died on February 25, 1942?
Famous people died on February 25, 1942 include, Leo Ascher.