Historical Events In 1943
Sunday, 07 August 2022
May 26 On this day in history jews riot against Germany in Amsterdam
May 26 Premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1943 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 US forbids racial discrimination in war industry in the year 1943.
May 28 British militia reaches Tito in the year 1943.
May 29 Confederacy of Algiers (Churchill-Marshall-Eisenhower) in the year 1943.
May 29 On this day in history hermann Hans Wetzler, composer, dies at 72
May 29 On this day in history meat & cheese rationed in US
May 30 In the year 1943 french General De Gaulle arrives in Algiers
May 30 US troops reconquer Attu Aleutians on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history "Archie" comic strip first broadcast on radio
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 In the year 1943 leslie Howard, actor (Romeo & Juliet), Nazis shot down his plane at 50
Jun 02 In the year 1943 99th Pursuit Squadron flies 1st combat mission (over Italy)
Jun 02 On this day in history 99th Pursuit Squadron flies first combat mission (over Italy)
Jun 03 In the year 1943 folkert E Posthuma, Min of Agriculture, dies
Jun 03 United Nations Relief & Rehabilitation Administration forms on this day in history.
Jun 04 On this day in history argentina taken over by Gen Rawson & Col Juan Peron
Jun 04 In the year 1943 jean du Bela, singer/actor (Sobibor), dies at 39
Jun 05 On this day in history 75th Belmont: Johnny Longden aboard Count Fleet wins in 2:28.2
Jun 06 Karl Landsteiner, Austrian/US pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 07 Ken Osmond, actor (Eddie Haskel-Leave it To Beaver) on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1943 professor Clauberg in Auschwitz reports a sterilization rate of 1,000 women a day, mostly on Jewish women from Greece.
Jun 09 "Pay-as-you-go" (withholding) US income tax deductions authorized on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history congress passes "pay-as-you-go" income tax
Jun 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history fDR signs withholding tax bill into law (this is W-2 Day!)
Jun 10 On this day in history 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 in the year 1943.
Jun 11 In the year 1943 british invades Pantelleria (tiny island south of Sicily)
Jun 11 Sam[uel] de Vries, actor (Boefje, In Sobibor), dies at 50 on this day in history.