Historical Events In 1943
Sunday, 24 September 2023
Nov 29 On this day in history partisan Tito forms temporary government in Jajce Bosnia
Dec 01 On this day in history fDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)
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 Sixteen Allied vessels are lost by Axis bombing at Bari, eastern Italy on this day in history.
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 In the year 1943 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.
Dec 04 On this day in history carlo Mierendorff, German politician/antifascist, dies at 46
Dec 05 NFL Phila Eagle-Pitts Steeler merger disolves in the year 1943.
Dec 06 On this day in history firmin Baes, Flemish painter, dies at 69
Dec 07 In the year 1943 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 on this day in history.
Dec 10 British 8th Army occupies Orsogna/Ortona Italy on this day in history.
Dec 13 150 US Marauders bomb Schiphol on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1943 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 on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1943 "Tamiami Champion" trains collide, kills 73 & injures 200
Dec 17 On this day in history transport 63 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
Dec 19 On this day in history military coup in Bolivia
Dec 20 "International" is no longer USSR National Anthem on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1943 uSS Grayling (SS-208) sinks fourth Japanese ship since 18 December.
Dec 22 In the year 1943 canadian First Division surrounds Ortona, cuts off German retreat; starts week-long battle with savage house to house fighting.
Dec 22 Manufacturers get permission to use synthetic rubber for baseball core on this day in history.
Dec 23 1st telecast of a complete opera (Hansel & Gretel), Schenectady, NY on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1943 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 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 Ilona Durigo, Hungarian singer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Dec 26 On this day in history british sink German battle cruiser Scharnhorst
Dec 26 On this day in history general A.G.L. 'Andy' McNaughton 1887-1966 retires as commander of First Canadian Army
Dec 27 Curtis Veeder, the engineer who invented the modern automotive tachometer and odometer, died on this day in the year 1943.