Friday 30 October 1942
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 30, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bob Ross and Sven-David Sandstrom.
Road to Morocco, directed by David Butler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 30 October 1942
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Which were the important events of 30 October 1942 ?
- St. Marcel
- Bl. John Slade
- St. Theonestus
- St. Talacrian
- St. Herbert
- St. Serapion
- USA - Mischief Night in some areas (known as Devil's Night in Detroit)
- St. Macarius
- Also see October 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Zenobius & Zenobia
- St. Saturninus
- St. Dorothy of Montau
- St. Artemas
- St. Arilda
- St. Alfonso Rodrfguez
- Calendar of Saints - October 30th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Bl. Angelus of Acri
- St. Maximus
- Bob Ross: Artist.
- Sven-David Sandstrom: Composer.
- Sven-David Sandström: Swedish composer and historian.
- 8th day of battle at El Alamein: new Australian assault
- R.E. Griffith opens the Hotel Last Frontier on the Los Angeles Highway, Nevada. This is Las Vegas' first themed resort, with an Old West theme.
- Lt. Tony Fasson, Able Seaman Colin Grazier and canteen assistant Tommy Brown from HMS Petard board U-559, retrieving material which would lead to the decryption of the German Enigma code.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1942 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dearly Beloved - Glenn Miller & His Orchestra
- When The Lights Go On Again (All Over The World) - Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra