Thursday 3 October 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Long Voyage Home, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 October 1940 ?
- Jean Ratelle NHL center (New York Rangers: Boston Bruins).
- Sheila Fearn: English actress.
- Alan O'Day: American singer-songwriter (d. 2013).
- Jean Ratelle: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Mike Troy: US swimmer (1960 Olympics - 2 Gold Medals).
- Rolando Rigoli: Italian swordsman. He won a fencing gold medal at Monaco Olympics 1972.
- France Vichy government proclaims end to Jewish status
- US forms parachute troops
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