Historical Events In 1943
Monday, 21 September 2020
May 26 Jews riot against Germany in Amsterdam on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1943 premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa
May 26 The first president of a black country to visit US (Edwin Barclay, Liberia) in the year 1943.
May 27 French defiance under Jean Moulin meets secretly in Paris on this day in history.
May 27 US forbids racial discrimination in war industry on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1943 british militia reaches Tito
May 29 Confederacy of Algiers (Churchill-Marshall-Eisenhower) in the year 1943.
May 29 Hermann Hans Wetzler, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1943.
May 29 In the year 1943 meat & cheese rationed in US
May 30 In the year 1943 french General De Gaulle arrives in Algiers
May 30 In the year 1943 uS troops reconquer Attu Aleutians
May 31 "Archie" comic strip first broadcast on radio in the year 1943.
Jun 01 In the year 1943 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.
Jun 01 Leslie Howard, actor (Romeo & Juliet), Nazis shot down his plane at 50 on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1943 99th Pursuit Squadron flies 1st combat mission (over Italy)
Jun 02 99th Pursuit Squadron flies first combat mission (over Italy) on this day in history.
Jun 03 On this day in history folkert E Posthuma, Min of Agriculture, dies
Jun 03 United Nations Relief & Rehabilitation Administration forms on this day in history.
Jun 04 Argentina taken over by Gen Rawson & Col Juan Peron in the year 1943.
Jun 04 Jean du Bela, singer/actor (Sobibor), dies at 39 on this day in history.
Jun 05 75th Belmont: Johnny Longden aboard Count Fleet wins in 2:28.2 in the year 1943.
Jun 06 On this day in history karl Landsteiner, Austrian/US pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74
Jun 07 Ken Osmond, actor (Eddie Haskel-Leave it To Beaver) on this day in history.
Jun 07 Professor Clauberg in Auschwitz reports a sterilization rate of 1,000 women a day, mostly on Jewish women from Greece on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history "Pay-as-you-go" (withholding) US income tax deductions authorized
Jun 09 Congress passes "pay-as-you-go" income tax on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1943 fDR becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country during wartime
Jun 10 FDR becomes first US pres to visit a foreign country during wartime in the year 1943.
Jun 10 FDR signs withholding tax bill into law (this is W-2 Day!) in the year 1943.
Jun 10 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 in the year 1943.
Jun 10 The ballpoint pen patented in the United States on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history an Axis garrison at Pantelleria, in the central Mediterranean area, surrenders after six days and nights of heavy bombing.
Jun 11 British invades Pantelleria (tiny island south of Sicily) on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1943 sam[uel] de Vries, actor (Boefje, In Sobibor), dies at 50