What Happened on January 4, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Mann completes his tetralogy, "Joseph & His Brothers"

Novelist Thomas Mann
Novelist
Thomas Mann

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDoris Kearns Goodwin

Doris Kearns Goodwin, American historian and writer (Team of Rivals, No Ordinary Time), born in Brooklyn, New York

Writer and Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin
Writer and Historian
Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • Tom Wilkinson, CFL QB (Edmonton Eskimos)

Famous Deaths

  • Marina Raskova, Russian navigator, dies in airplane crash at 30