On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1943

Historical Events

Historic Event

1st US President to visit a foreign country in wartime - FDR leaves for Casablanca, Morocco

  • Soviet offensive against German 6th and 4th Armies near Stalingrad

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Croce, American singer-songwriter ("Time in a Bottle"; "Bad, Bad LeRoy Brown"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1973)
1943 Highlights

About January 10, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn