Tuesday 29 December 1942
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 29, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Óscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga and Dinah Christie.
Margin for Error, directed by Otto Preminger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
On TV people were watching Voice of America News.
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Which were the important events of 29 December 1942 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- Óscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga
- Jerry Summers: Rocker.
- Dinah Christie: Canadian actor and singer.
- Rajesh Khanna: Indian Bollywood actor, film producer and politician.
- Rick Danko: Canadian singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (The Band) (d. 1999).
- Óscar Maradiaga: Honduran cardinal.
- Frank D Adams: Canadian geologist, dies at age 83.