kakorama: a ride into the past


June 9th, 1942...

Today is Tuesday !

 Number-one song in the charts today

In the USA:

by Jimmy Dorsey

 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: Lord Louis Mountbatten

(TIME Cover: June the 8th, 1942)

 Famous people born on the 9th of June:

1595 - King Wladislaus IV of Poland (d. 1648)
1640 - Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1705)
1661 - Tsar Feodor III of Russia (d. 1682)
1672 - Tsar Peter I of Russia (d. 1725)
1941 - Jon Lord, organist in Deep Purple
1956 - Patricia Cornwell, American author
1963 - Johnny Depp, American actor

Oscar of the best picture in 1942

Mrs. Miniver
directed by William Wyler
with Walter Pidgeon (Clem Miniver) and Greer Garson (Kay Miniver)

Designed in 1942

The Stool
by Mogens Lassen


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