Monday 27 December 1943
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joan Manuel Serrat and Isobel Black.
A Guy Named Joe, directed by Victor Fleming, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
On TV people were watching At Home.
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- The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
- R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
- Joan Manuel Serrat: Spanish musician.
- Isobel Black: Scottish TV actress with numerous credits, including the long-running drama, "The Troubleshooters," 1967-1972.
- John Robinson: American convicted serial killer, con man, embezzler, kidnapper, and forger who was found guilty in 2003 of three murders and received the death sentence for two of them.
- Cokie Roberts: American journalist and author.
- Joan Serrat: Spanish singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- German warship Scharnhorst sinks in Barents Sea
- Montgomery discusses Overlord with Eisenhower and Bedell Smith
- France transfers most of her powers in Lebanon to Lebanese government.
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