Historical Events In 1943
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Sep 25 Russian troops liberate Smolensk in the year 1943.
Sep 26 In the year 1943 operation Jaywick - an Australian SOA (Special Operations Australia) unit, operating from the fishing vessel Krait, mines Japanese ships in Singapore harbour The operation sinks 37,000 tons of enemy shipping
Sep 27 Anti-fascism opposition begins in Naples in the year 1943.
Sep 27 In the year 1943 waclaw Gieburowski, composer, dies at 65
Sep 28 In the year 1943 charles Vintcent, cricketer (played in S Africa's 1st 3 tests), dies
Sep 29 Eisenhower and Italian Marshal Pietro Badoglio sign an armistice in the year 1943.
Sep 29 On this day in history the birth of Lech Walesa, Polish leader; founder of Solidarity trade union
Sep 30 In the year 1943 pope Pius XII encyclical on Divine spirit
Oct 01 In the year 1943 allied forces captured Naples during WW II
Oct 01 Antoine T Broekman, resistance fighter, executed at 32 in the year 1943.
Oct 01 In the year 1943 clark's forces enter Naples, Italy.
Oct 02 In the year 1943 japanse troops leave Kolombangara, Solomon Island
Oct 02 Orders are given for the expulsion of all Danish Jews. Thanks to Danish underground operations, only 415 Jews are captured by the Germans. 7,000 are evacuated to Sweden in the year 1943.
Oct 02 Robert Nathaniel Dett, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1943.
Oct 03 On this day in history british 8th army lands at Termoli, East Italy
Oct 04 In the year 1943 corsica freed by Free French
Oct 04 In the year 1943 richard T Ely, US economist (Ground under our feet), dies
Oct 05 US air raid on Wake on this day in history.
Oct 06 400 Orthodox rabbis march on Washington from the Capitol to the White House. The President refuses to see them. However, as a result, public hearings on rescue in the House and Senate are held on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1943 battle at Vella Lavella, Solomon Island
Oct 06 Robert Cooper, father of Card pitcher Mort & catcher Walker, dies in the year 1943.
Oct 07 On this day in history weill/Perelman/Nash' musical "One Touch of Venus," premieres in NYC
Oct 08 In the year 1943 great-Britain establishes bases on Azores
Oct 09 Gerard W Kerncamp, historian/editor-in-chief (Green Amsterdam), dies in the year 1943.
Oct 09 HMS CARLISLE (AA), damaged 9th October 1943, Eastern Mediterranean, south west of Rhodes in Scarpanto Strait by German Ju87 divebombers in the year 1943.
Oct 10 In the year 1943 chiang Kai-shek takes oath of office as president of China
Oct 11 In the year 1943 nY Yankees beat Cards 4 games to 1, in 40th World Series, to become 1st team to win 10 World Series
Oct 12 US bombs Rabaul, New Britain on this day in history.
Oct 13 Italy declares war on former ally Germany on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1943 italy declares war on former Axis partner Germany
Oct 13 In the year 1943 of 600 prisoners in Sobibor's Camp #1 who revolt and try to escape, most eventually are caught and killed.
Oct 14 On this day in history 400 Jews escape in uprising at Sobibor extermination Camp in Poland
Oct 14 In the year 1943 jackie Matthews, cricketer (8 Tests 1911-12, 16 wickets), dies
Oct 16 Anti Jewish riot in Rome on this day in history.