Historical Events In 1943
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Nov 29 In the year 1943 partisan Tito forms temporary government in Jajce Bosnia
Dec 01 On this day in history fDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)
Dec 02 In the year 1943 1st RSHA transport out of Vienna reaches Birkenau camp
Dec 02 Nordahl Grieg, writer, dies on this day in history.
Dec 02 On this day in history sixteen Allied vessels are lost by Axis bombing at Bari, eastern Italy.
Dec 03 9th Heisman Trophy Award: Angelo Bertelli, Notre Dame (QB) on this day in history.
Dec 04 -Dec 6] 2nd conference of Cairo: FDR, Churchill & Turkish pres Inonu in the year 1943.
Dec 04 In the year 1943 aircraft from USS Lexington (CV-16) and USS Independence (CVL-22) attack Kwajalein Atoll, sinking four Japanese ships and damaging five others, while only three U.S. ships suffered damage.
Dec 04 Carlo Mierendorff, German politician/antifascist, dies at 46 in the year 1943.
Dec 05 NFL Phila Eagle-Pitts Steeler merger disolves in the year 1943.
Dec 06 In the year 1943 firmin Baes, Flemish painter, dies at 69
Dec 07 In the year 1943 cairo: president Roosevelt travels back to the US
Dec 07 John Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Bluejackets), dies at 22 on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1943 john Van Druten's "Voice of the Turtle," premieres in NYC
Dec 10 In the year 1943 british 8th Army occupies Orsogna/Ortona Italy
Dec 13 On this day in history 150 US Marauders bomb Schiphol
Dec 14 On this day in history capt. Paul Triguet (Royal 22e Regiment) wins the Victoria Cross at Casa Berardi, Italy
Dec 15 In the year 1943 thomas W "Fats" Waller, jazz pianist (Hot Chocolate), dies at 39 in KC Missouri
Dec 16 "Tamiami Champion" trains collide, kills 73 & injures 200 in the year 1943.
Dec 17 In the year 1943 transport 63 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
Dec 19 Military coup in Bolivia in the year 1943.
Dec 20 In the year 1943 "International" is no longer USSR National Anthem
Dec 21 USS Grayling (SS-208) sinks fourth Japanese ship since 18 December on this day in history.
Dec 22 Canadian First Division surrounds Ortona, cuts off German retreat; starts week-long battle with savage house to house fighting on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1943 manufacturers get permission to use synthetic rubber for baseball core
Dec 23 1st telecast of a complete opera (Hansel & Gretel), Schenectady, NY in the year 1943.
Dec 23 First telecast of a complete opera (Hansel and Gretel), Schenectady NY on this day in history.
Dec 23 On this day in history theo[dorus J] Thijssen, Dutch writer (Kees de Jongen), dies at 64
Dec 24 FDR appoints Gen Eisenhower supreme commander of Allied forces in the year 1943.
Dec 24 On this day in history fDR appoints General Eisenhower supreme commander of Allied forces
Dec 25 Ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer, dies at 62 in the year 1943.
Dec 26 British sink German battle cruiser Scharnhorst in the year 1943.
Dec 26 General A.G.L. 'Andy' McNaughton 1887-1966 retires as commander of First Canadian Army on this day in history.
Dec 27 Curtis Veeder, the engineer who invented the modern automotive tachometer and odometer, died on this day in the year 1943.