Historical Events In 1943
Sunday, 13 June 2021
Sep 25 On this day in history russian troops liberate Smolensk
Sep 26 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 in the year 1943.
Sep 27 Anti-fascism opposition begins in Naples on this day in history.
Sep 27 Waclaw Gieburowski, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1943.
Sep 28 Charles Vintcent, cricketer (played in S Africa's 1st 3 tests), dies on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history eisenhower and Italian Marshal Pietro Badoglio sign an armistice
Sep 29 The birth of Lech Walesa, Polish leader; founder of Solidarity trade union in the year 1943.
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 In the year 1943 antoine T Broekman, resistance fighter, executed at 32
Oct 01 On this day in history clark's forces enter Naples, Italy.
Oct 02 Japanse troops leave Kolombangara, Solomon Island in the year 1943.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history robert Nathaniel Dett, composer, dies at 60
Oct 03 British 8th army lands at Termoli, East Italy in the year 1943.
Oct 04 Corsica freed by Free French on this day in history.
Oct 04 Richard T Ely, US economist (Ground under our feet), dies in the year 1943.
Oct 05 US air raid on Wake in the year 1943.
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 in the year 1943.
Oct 06 Battle at Vella Lavella, Solomon Island in the year 1943.
Oct 06 Robert Cooper, father of Card pitcher Mort & catcher Walker, dies in the year 1943.
Oct 07 In the year 1943 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 On this day in history hMS CARLISLE (AA), damaged 9th October 1943, Eastern Mediterranean, south west of Rhodes in Scarpanto Strait by German Ju87 divebombers.
Oct 10 Chiang Kai-shek takes oath of office as president of China on this day in history.
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 in the year 1943.
Oct 13 In the year 1943 italy declares war on former Axis partner Germany
Oct 13 Of 600 prisoners in Sobibor's Camp #1 who revolt and try to escape, most eventually are caught and killed on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history 400 Jews escape in uprising at Sobibor extermination Camp in Poland
Oct 14 Jackie Matthews, cricketer (8 Tests 1911-12, 16 wickets), dies in the year 1943.
Oct 16 On this day in history anti Jewish riot in Rome