Saturday 8 July 1939
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Marie-Françoise Ruperti .
Bachelor Mother, directed by Garson Kanin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
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- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
- Marie-Françoise Ruperti: French astrologer, wife of Alexander Ruperti.
- [Henry] Havelock Ellis: English sexologist (Man & Woman), dies at 80.
- 59th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Bobby Riggs beats E Cooke (26 86 36 63 62)
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