Historical Events In 1943
Sunday, 16 January 2022
Nov 29 On this day in history partisan Tito forms temporary government in Jajce Bosnia
Dec 01 FDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day) on this day in history.
Dec 02 1st RSHA transport out of Vienna reaches Birkenau camp on this day in history.
Dec 02 Nordahl Grieg, writer, dies on this day in history.
Dec 02 In the year 1943 sixteen Allied vessels are lost by Axis bombing at Bari, eastern Italy.
Dec 03 In the year 1943 9th Heisman Trophy Award: Angelo Bertelli, Notre Dame (QB)
Dec 04 -Dec 6] 2nd conference of Cairo: FDR, Churchill & Turkish pres Inonu in the year 1943.
Dec 04 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 in the year 1943.
Dec 04 Carlo Mierendorff, German politician/antifascist, dies at 46 in the year 1943.
Dec 05 NFL Phila Eagle-Pitts Steeler merger disolves on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history firmin Baes, Flemish painter, dies at 69
Dec 07 On this day in history cairo: president Roosevelt travels back to the US
Dec 07 In the year 1943 john Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Bluejackets), dies at 22
Dec 08 John Van Druten's "Voice of the Turtle," premieres in NYC in the year 1943.
Dec 10 On this day in history 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 Thomas W "Fats" Waller, jazz pianist (Hot Chocolate), dies at 39 in KC Missouri in the year 1943.
Dec 16 On this day in history "Tamiami Champion" trains collide, kills 73 & injures 200
Dec 17 Transport 63 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany in the year 1943.
Dec 19 In the year 1943 military coup in Bolivia
Dec 20 "International" is no longer USSR National Anthem on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1943 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 FDR appoints General Eisenhower supreme commander of Allied forces on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer, dies at 62
Dec 26 British sink German battle cruiser Scharnhorst in the year 1943.
Dec 26 On this day in history general A.G.L. 'Andy' McNaughton 1887-1966 retires as commander of First Canadian Army
Dec 27 In the year 1943 curtis Veeder, the engineer who invented the modern automotive tachometer and odometer, died on this day