Carole Lombard is killed in a plane crash when returning from a War Bond tour.
November 11 - The Road to Morocco, starring Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, and Dorothy Lamour, premieres.
November 26 - The film Casablanca premieres at the Hollywood Theater in New York City.
Top Grossing Films of the Year
For Me and My Gal, starring Judy Garland, George Murphy and Gene Kelly
To the Shores of Tripoli, starring John Payne, Maureen O'Hara and Randolph Scott
The Bashful Bachelor
Prisoner of Japan
January 3 - John Thaw, actor (+ 2002)
January 8 - Yvette Mimieux, actress
January 13 - Richard Moll, actor
January 14 - Stig Engström, actor
January 15 - Charo, singer, actress
January 19 - Michael Crawford, singer, actor
February 13 - Peter Tork, musician/actor.
July 13 - Harrison Ford, Actor/producer
January 16 - Carole Lombard, actress
November 5 - George M. Cohan, actor, songwriter, entertainer
Other Movies Released
Casablanca starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman
Yankee Doodle Dandy