Historical Events In 1943
Sunday, 16 May 2021
May 26 In the year 1943 jews riot against Germany in Amsterdam
May 26 Premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa in the year 1943.
May 26 On this day in history the first president of a black country to visit US (Edwin Barclay, Liberia)
May 27 In the year 1943 french defiance under Jean Moulin meets secretly in Paris
May 27 On this day in history uS forbids racial discrimination in war industry
May 28 In the year 1943 british militia reaches Tito
May 29 Confederacy of Algiers (Churchill-Marshall-Eisenhower) on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1943 hermann Hans Wetzler, composer, dies at 72
May 29 Meat & cheese rationed in US on this day in history.
May 30 French General De Gaulle arrives in Algiers in the year 1943.
May 30 On this day in history uS troops reconquer Attu Aleutians
May 31 In the year 1943 "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 99th Pursuit Squadron flies 1st combat mission (over Italy) in the year 1943.
Jun 02 In the year 1943 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 United Nations Relief & Rehabilitation Administration forms on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 05 75th Belmont: Johnny Longden aboard Count Fleet wins in 2:28.2 on this day in history.
Jun 06 Karl Landsteiner, Austrian/US pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74 in the year 1943.
Jun 07 In the year 1943 ken Osmond, actor (Eddie Haskel-Leave it To Beaver)
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 In the year 1943 "Pay-as-you-go" (withholding) US income tax deductions authorized
Jun 09 On this day in history congress passes "pay-as-you-go" income tax
Jun 10 In the year 1943 fDR becomes 1st US pres to visit a foreign country during wartime
Jun 10 On this day in history fDR becomes first US pres to visit a foreign country during wartime
Jun 10 FDR signs withholding tax bill into law (this is W-2 Day!) in the year 1943.
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 On this day in history british invades Pantelleria (tiny island south of Sicily)
Jun 11 On this day in history sam[uel] de Vries, actor (Boefje, In Sobibor), dies at 50