Historical Events In 1943
Thursday, 09 December 2021
Aug 10 C Bergsma, Dutch resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies on this day in history.
Aug 10 Dutch submarine attacks Island Hertenbeest in NW Bali in the year 1943.
Aug 11 Flying Officer Lloyd Allan Trigg, 200 Squadron, RAF, won the Victoria Cross over the North Sea on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1943 red Army recaptures Tchukujev, at Kharkov
Aug 12 Alleged date of the first Philadelphia Experiment test on United States Navy ship USS Eldridge on this day in history.
Aug 12 Georges Martin Witkowski, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1943.
Aug 13 In the year 1943 red army recaptures Spas-Demensk
Aug 14 In the year 1943 -Aug 24th: Quadrant conference over strike in Pacific Ocean
Aug 15 Allies land on Kiska Aleutians on this day in history.
Aug 16 1st Long Tom bombs on Italian mainland (from Sicily) on this day in history.
Aug 17 498 British bombers attack Peenemunde on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1943 allied forces take control of the island of Sicily
Aug 17 The birth of Robert De Niro, American actor on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1943 carl Hubbell wins his 253rd & final game, all with Giants
Aug 18 Final convoy of Jews from Salonika Greece arrive at Auschwitz in the year 1943.
Aug 18 In the year 1943 hans Jeschonnek, German air force general/chief-staff, commits suicide
Aug 19 Belgian church excommunicates nazi Leon Degrelle on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history gromyko named USSR-ambassador in Washington
Aug 21 In the year 1943 henrik Pontoppidan, writer (Peter Gelukkige, Nobel 1917), dies at 86
Aug 22 Soviet troops free Karkov in the year 1943.
Aug 23 On this day in history johann P Zilcher, German composer, dies at 88
Aug 23 On this day in history red army recaptures Charkow
Aug 24 In the year 1943 ernst Ottwalt, writer, dies
Aug 24 In the year 1943 phila A's drop AL record tying 20th game in a row, win the 2nd game
Aug 25 10th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 27, Washington 7 (48,471) on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1943 uS forces overran New Georgia in Solomon Islands during WW II
Aug 27 On this day in history otto Selz, German psychologist (In Auschwitz), dies
Aug 28 On this day in history boris III, of Saksen-Coburg, King of Bulgaria (1918-43), dies
Aug 28 On this day in history denmark, declares a universal strike against Nazi occupiers
Aug 29 Denmark scuttles their warships so as not to be taken by Germany in the year 1943.
Aug 30 In the year 1943 a[braham] [P] Merritt, author (Moon Pool, Creep Shadow!), dies at 58
Aug 31 1st battle of Essex/new Yorktown: US assault on Marcus Island in the year 1943.
Sep 02 Glenn Sather, NHL coach (Edmonton Oiler) on this day in history.
Sep 03 In the year 1943 invasion of Italy by Allied forces; Italy secretly signs armistice with the Allies.