1943 facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1910s  1920s  1930s  – 1940s –  1950s  1960s  1970s
Years: 1940 1941 194219431944 1945 1946

Events

Births

Deaths

Movies released

Hit songs

  • "As Time Goes By" by Rudy Vallee
  • "I've Heard That Song Before" by Harry James
  • "In the Blue of the Evening" by Tommy Dorsey
  • "Paper Doll" by Mills Brothers
  • "Pistol Packin' Mama" by Al Dexter
  • "Sunday, Monday or Always" by Bing Crosby
  • "Taking a Chance On Love" by Benny Goodman
  • "There Are Such Things" by Tommy Dorsey
  • "When the Lights Go On Again" by Vaughn Monroe
  • "You'll Never Know" by Dick Haymes

New books

  • Adam of the Road – Elizabeth Janet Gray
  • The Apostle – Sholem Asch
  • Citizen Tom Paine – Howard Fast
  • Claudius the GodRobert Graves
  • Crux AnsataH. G. Wells
  • Earth's Last Citadel – C. L. Moore
  • The FountainheadAyn Rand
  • GremlinsRoald Dahl
  • A Haunted House and other storiesVirginia Woolf (published anonymously)
  • Le Képi – Colette
  • The Lady in the LakeRaymond Chandler
  • The Last of Summer – Kate O'Brien
  • The Little Prince – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  • The Nature and Destiny of Man – Reinhold Niebuhr
  • Mr. Mirakel – E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • The Ship – C.S. Forester
  • The Raven – Chancellor Williams
  • Rhadopis of NubiaNaguib Mahfouz
  • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn – Betty Smith
  • Victoria Grandolet – Henry Bellamann
  • The White Face – Carl Offord

Nobel Prizes


1943 Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.