Historical Events on February 9, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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FDR orders minimal 48 hour work week in war industry

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • German riots at "plutocratenzoontjes", 1,200 in Vught Camp
  • Japanese troops evacuate Guadalcanal, ends epic WWII battle on the Solomon Islands in the Pacific
  • Nazis arrest Dutch sons of rich parents
  • NL seeks buyer for Phillies as owner Gerry Nugent falls in arrears