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Monday 4 March 1940

It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kas Garas and Arild Lund. The Baker's Wife, directed by Marcel Pagnol, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Baker's Wife

Directed by: Marcel Pagnol

Starring: Raimu, Ginette Leclerc, Fernand Charpin

Country: United States

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'Northwest Passage' (Book I -- Rogers' Rangers)

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Robert Young, Walter Brennan

Country: United States

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La Bête Humaine

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Jean Gabin, Julien Carette, Simone Simon

Country: United States

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A Chump at Oxford

Directed by: Alfred Goulding

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Forrester Harvey

Country: United States

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My Little Chickadee

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: Mae West, W.C. Fields, Joseph Calleia

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

NBC News (1940 TV Series)

Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 March 1940 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Efrem
  • Catholicism - Commemoration of Saint Lucius I, pope, martyr.
  • Saint Peter of Pappacarbone.
  • Saint Lucius I.
  • Saint Pierre de Cluny.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kas Garas: Kaunas, Lithuania -- Actor (Hamlyn-Strange Report).
  • Arild Lund: Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party.
  • Alpha Conde: Guinean politician and President of the Rally of the Guinean People (RPG).
  • Volodymyr Morozov: Ukrainian flatwater canoer.
  • Tom Pedigo: American set decorator (d. 2000).
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1940?

  • Life: Sailor hats
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mitsumasa Yonai -- Mar. 4, 1940
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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

How Green Was My Valley

By: Richard Llewellyn

A poignant coming-of-age novel set in a Welsh mining town, Richard Llewellyn's How Green Was My Valley is a paean to a more innocent age, published in Penguin Modern Classics Growing up in a mining community in rural South Wales, ...

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Kitty Foyle

By: Christopher Morle

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Mrs. Miniver

By: Jan Struther

Meet Mrs. Miniver. She is the universal, heart-warming symbol of the endurable and pleasant sides of existence. Against the shadow of the present she holds up to view the everyday domesticities, the comings and goings of famioy live, and finds ...

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Ernest Hemingwa

For Whom the Bell Tolls 1940 FIRST

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Videogames

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