Thursday April 30, 1942
US date format: 4/30/1942, UK date format: 30/4/1942
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 30, 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 Romano Ferrari and Maurizio Arcieri.
The Panther's Claw, directed by William Beaudine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 30, 1942?
- Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
- Mexico - Children's Day.
- The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
- Saint Pope Pius V
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- First submarine built on Great Lakes is launched, (Peto), Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA.