Saturday 7 October 1939
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Colin Cooper and Harold Kroto.
Jamaica Inn, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 October 1939 ?
- Colin Cooper: Rocker (Climax Blues Band).
- Harold Kroto: English chemist, Nobel Prize laureate.
- Clive James: Australian-British author, critic, broadcaster, poet, translator and memoirist, best known for his autobiographical series Unreliable Memoirs, for his chat shows and documentaries on British television and for his prolific journalism.
- Phil Ortega: American Major League Baseball pitcher who played professionally for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Senators and the California Angels.
- John Hopcroft: American computer scientist and author.
- Harry Kroto: English chemist and academic Nobel Prize laureate
- Laurent Pasinya: Congolese cardinal
- Bill Snyder: American football player and coach
- HALL airship Binnendijk runs up German my
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