Wednesday 30 December 1942
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 30, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Nesmith and Fred Ward.
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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- The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
- Philippines - Rizal Day
- Michael Nesmith: American musician, a member of the music group "The Monkees.
- Fred Ward: American actor who, prior to going into little theater, was a member of the U.S.
- Robert Quine: American musician, an influential punk guitarist during the late 20th century despite technically having only two albums to his credit.
- Jean-Claude Barclay
- Vladimir Bukovsky: Russian author and dissident.
- Guy Edwards: English race car driver.
- Steve Hanke: Economist.
- Toomas Savi: Estonian physician and politician.
- Janko Prunk: Slovenian historian academic and politician.
- Michael Nesmith in Houston: Texas, USA; rocker/actor (Monkees - "Last Train to Clarksville").
- Fred Ward in San Diego: California, USA; actor (Chain Reaction, Thunderheart, Equinox).
- Betty Aberlin: American actress and poet.