What Happened on January 19, 1943

Historical Events

  • Joint Chiefs of Staff decide on invasion in Sicily

Famous Birthdays

Janis JoplinJanis Joplin (1943-1970)

American rock and blues singer-songwriter ("Piece of My Heart"; "Me and Bobby McGee"; "Mercedes Benz"), born in Port Arthur, Texas

  • Margriet Francisca, Dutch Princess
  • Petchara Chaowarat, Thai film actress
Born in 1943

About January 19, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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