Thursday February 26, 1942
US date format: 2/26/1942, UK date format: 26/2/1942
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 26, 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 Adriaan van Dis and Joop van.
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 26, 1942?
- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
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- German battle cruiser Gneisenau deactivated by bomb
- WW II Navy flier Don Mason sends message Sighted sub sank same
- Radio Orange calls for March 1 day of prayer in Dutch Indies.
- Werner Heisenberger informs Germans about uranium project "Wunderwaffen".
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