Historical Events In 1943
Thursday, 29 October 2020
Nov 29 In the year 1943 partisan Tito forms temporary government in Jajce Bosnia
Dec 01 In the year 1943 fDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)
Dec 02 1st RSHA transport out of Vienna reaches Birkenau camp in the year 1943.
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) in the year 1943.
Dec 04 On this day in history -Dec 6] 2nd conference of Cairo: FDR, Churchill & Turkish pres Inonu
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 On this day in history carlo Mierendorff, German politician/antifascist, dies at 46
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 John Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Bluejackets), dies at 22 in the year 1943.
Dec 08 John Van Druten's "Voice of the Turtle," premieres in NYC in the year 1943.
Dec 10 British 8th Army occupies Orsogna/Ortona Italy in the year 1943.
Dec 13 On this day in history 150 US Marauders bomb Schiphol
Dec 14 In the year 1943 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 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 On this day in history "International" is no longer USSR National Anthem
Dec 21 USS Grayling (SS-208) sinks fourth Japanese ship since 18 December in the year 1943.
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 Manufacturers get permission to use synthetic rubber for baseball core in the year 1943.
Dec 23 In the year 1943 1st telecast of a complete opera (Hansel & Gretel), Schenectady, NY
Dec 23 On this day in history first telecast of a complete opera (Hansel and Gretel), Schenectady NY
Dec 23 Theo[dorus J] Thijssen, Dutch writer (Kees de Jongen), dies at 64 in the year 1943.
Dec 24 In the year 1943 fDR appoints Gen Eisenhower supreme commander of Allied forces
Dec 24 In the year 1943 fDR appoints General Eisenhower supreme commander of Allied forces
Dec 25 In the year 1943 ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer, dies at 62
Dec 26 In the year 1943 british sink German battle cruiser Scharnhorst
Dec 26 General A.G.L. 'Andy' McNaughton 1887-1966 retires as commander of First Canadian Army in the year 1943.
Dec 27 Curtis Veeder, the engineer who invented the modern automotive tachometer and odometer, died on this day in the year 1943.