On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1943

Historical Events

  • Shoe rationing begins in US (may purchase up to 3 more pairs in 1942)

Famous Birthdays

  • Gareth Hunt, English actor (d. 2007)
  • Walter Scott, American singer (Bob Kuban) whose murder was featured on "Forensic Files", born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1983)
1943 Highlights

About February 7, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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