Wednesday 4 December 1940
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include John Cale and Freddy Cannon [Picariello] in Lynn.
Go West, directed by Edward Buzzell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 December 1940 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
- John Cale: Wales, United Kingdom -- Rock vocalist / keyboardist (Velvet Underground).
- Freddy Cannon [Picariello] in Lynn: Massachusetts, USA; rocker (Palisades Park).
- Gary Gilmore: American homicide.
- Gerd Achterberg: German footballer and manager.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1940 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Five O'Clock Whistle - Ella Fitzgerald
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?