What Happened on November 22, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

FDR, Churchill and Chiang Kai-shek meet to discuss ways to defeat Japan

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Chinese Military and Political Leader Chiang Kai-shek
Chinese Military and Political Leader
Chiang Kai-shek
  • France officially recognises the independence of Lebanon, releasing the imprisoned Lebanese government
  • RAF begins air bombing of Berlin
  • US troops land on Abemada, Gilbert Island

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBillie Jean King

Billie Jean King, American tennis player (12 Grand Slam singles titles, 39 Grand Slam titles), born in Long Beach, California

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King
  • Floyd Sneed, rock drummer (Three Dog Night-Joy to the World), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • George W [Buddy] Darden, (Rep-D-GA, 1983- )
  • Mushtaq Mohammad, cricketer (Pakistan leg-spin all-rounder 1959-79)
  • Peter Adair, American filmmaker
  • Yvan Cournoyer, Canadian ice hockey player

Famous Deaths

  • Lorenz Hart, American lyricist, dies at 48
  • Pietro Alessandro Yon, composer, dies at 57