Historical Events In 1943
Saturday, 04 July 2020
May 26 On this day in history edsel Ford, owner (Ford Motor Company), dies at 49
May 26 Jews riot against Germany in Amsterdam in the year 1943.
May 26 Premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history the first president of a black country to visit US (Edwin Barclay, Liberia)
May 27 French defiance under Jean Moulin meets secretly in Paris in the year 1943.
May 27 On this day in history uS forbids racial discrimination in war industry
May 28 On this day in history british militia reaches Tito
May 29 Confederacy of Algiers (Churchill-Marshall-Eisenhower) in the year 1943.
May 29 On this day in history hermann Hans Wetzler, composer, dies at 72
May 29 Meat & cheese rationed in US on this day in history.
May 30 On this day in history french General De Gaulle arrives in Algiers
May 30 US troops reconquer Attu Aleutians on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history "Archie" comic strip first broadcast on radio
Jun 01 Actor Leslie Howard dies today when a civilian flight from Lisbon to London is shot down by the Germans during WWII, killing all on board on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history leslie Howard, actor (Romeo & Juliet), Nazis shot down his plane at 50
Jun 02 On this day in history 99th Pursuit Squadron flies 1st combat mission (over Italy)
Jun 02 On this day in history 99th Pursuit Squadron flies first combat mission (over Italy)
Jun 03 Folkert E Posthuma, Min of Agriculture, dies on this day in history.
Jun 03 On this day in history united Nations Relief & Rehabilitation Administration forms
Jun 04 In the year 1943 argentina taken over by Gen Rawson & Col Juan Peron
Jun 04 Jean du Bela, singer/actor (Sobibor), dies at 39 in the year 1943.
Jun 05 In the year 1943 75th Belmont: Johnny Longden aboard Count Fleet wins in 2:28.2
Jun 06 Karl Landsteiner, Austrian/US pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74 in the year 1943.
Jun 07 Ken Osmond, actor (Eddie Haskel-Leave it To Beaver) in the year 1943.
Jun 07 In the year 1943 professor Clauberg in Auschwitz reports a sterilization rate of 1,000 women a day, mostly on Jewish women from Greece.
Jun 09 In the year 1943 "Pay-as-you-go" (withholding) US income tax deductions authorized
Jun 09 In the year 1943 congress passes "pay-as-you-go" income tax
Jun 10 FDR becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country during wartime in the year 1943.
Jun 10 FDR becomes first US pres to visit a foreign country during wartime in the year 1943.
Jun 10 In the year 1943 fDR signs withholding tax bill into law (this is W-2 Day!)
Jun 10 In the year 1943 lieutenant Commander F. A. Erickson, USCG, proposed that helicopters be developed for antisubmarine warfare, "not as a killer craft but as the eyes and ears of the convoy escorts." To this end he recommended that helicopters be equipped with radar and dunking sonar.
Jun 10 The ballpoint pen patented in the United States in the year 1943.
Jun 11 An Axis garrison at Pantelleria, in the central Mediterranean area, surrenders after six days and nights of heavy bombing on this day in history.
Jun 11 British invades Pantelleria (tiny island south of Sicily) in the year 1943.