What Happened on January 19, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st Warsaw Ghetto Uprising begins
  • Joint Chiefs of Staff decide on invasion in Sicily

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJanis Joplin

Janis Joplin, American rocker and blues singer-songwriter (Down on Me), born in Port Arthur, Texas (d. 1970)

Singer-Songwriter Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin
  • Margriet Francisca, Dutch Princess
  • Petchara Chaowarat, Thai film actress