What Happened on September 7, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 987 Dutch Jewish transported to Auschwitz Concentration Camp
  • Fire in decrepit old Gulf Hotel kills 45 (Houston, Texas)

Famous Birthdays

  • Beverley McLachlin, Canadian jurist (17th Chief Justice of Canada), born in Pincher Creek, Alberta, Canada
  • Lena Valaitis, Lithuanian-German Schlager singer, born in KlaipÄ—da, Lithuania

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

"Gilda" actress Rita Hayworth (24) weds actor-director Orson Welles (28)

Actor and Director Orson Welles
Actor and Director
Orson Welles