On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1943

Historical Events

  • Catholic University Nijegen closes

Historic Event

FDR dedicates Jefferson Memorial

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • Nazis discover mass grave of Polish officers near Katyn

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Kidd, American skier, born in Burlington, Vermont
  • Eve Graham, Scottish singer (The New Seekers), born in Auchterarder, Scotland
1943 Highlights

About April 13, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries