What Happened on January 24, 1943

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Adolf Hitler orders German troops at Stalingrad to fight to the death

Event of Interest

Jewish patients, nurses and doctors incinerated at Auschwitz-Birkenau

Famous Birthdays

  • Julie Bennett, American actress (Hey There It's Yogi Bear), born in Beverly Hills, California

Sharon TateSharon Tate (1943-1969)

American actress (Valley of the Dolls), born in Dallas, Texas

  • Subhash Ghai, Indian film director, born in Nagpur, India
Born in 1943

Famous Deaths

  • John Burns, British minister of Local Government (1905-14), dies

About January 24, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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