Thursday December 31, 1942, NewYear’s Eve

US date format: 12/31/1942, UK date format: 31/12/1942

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 31, 1942). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Andy Summers and Robert Quine. 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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Margin for Error

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Joan Bennett, Milton Berle, Otto Preminger, Carl Esmond

Man of Courage

Directed by: Alexis Thurn-Taxis

Starring: Barton MacLane, Charlotte Wynters, Lyle Talbot, Dorothy Burgess

Commandos Strike at Dawn

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: Paul Muni, Anna Lee, Lillian Gish, Cedric Hardwicke

Country: United States of America

Stand by for Action

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Robert Taylor, Brian Donlevy, Charles Laughton, Walter Brennan

4 passi fra le nuvole

Directed by: Alessandro Blasetti

Starring: Gino Cervi, Adriana Benetti, Giuditta Rissone, Carlo Romano

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.

    Events

  • 60 U-boats sunk this month (330,000 ton)

TV Series

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Voice of America News

Starring: Carol Castiel

Country: United States of America

Chapionship Wrestling

Starring: Richard Lane

Country: United States of America

Barnyard WAAC

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