On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1943

Historical Events

Sports History

New York Yankees pitcher Spud Chandler wins AL MVP; St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stan Musial wins NL MVP

  • US air raid on Rabaul, Papua New Guinea

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Adamski, Polish International Chess Master (1976)
  • Karin Kent [Janneke Kanteman], Dutch pop singer ("Will You Dance With Me All Night?"), born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1943 Highlights

About November 11, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 78 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Scorpio