Today in World War II History—January 1, 1943
80 Years Ago—Jan. 1, 1943: The Rose Bowl returns to Pasadena: Georgia beats UCLA 9-0 in both schools’ first appearance in the Rose Bowl and UCLA’s first bowl game.
Incoming California Gov. Earl Warren (and future Supreme Court Justice) serves as Tournament of Roses grand marshal, but the parade is canceled again due to the war; Tournament theme is “We’re in to Win.”
Premiere of Disney cartoon “Der Fuehrer’s Face,” starring Donald Duck.