Thursday 13 April 1939
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Dark Victory, directed by Edmund Goulding, 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 13 April 1939 ?
- Seamus Heaney: Irish writer, Nobel Prize laureate.
- Paul Sorvino: American actor singer and director.
- Paul Sorvino in Brookyn: New York, USA; stage/screen actor (Law and Order, Reds, Goodfellas, A Touch of Class, That Championship Season, An American Millionaire, The Mating Dance, Skyscraper, King Lear).
- Barbara-Rose Collins: American politician (Representative-Democrat-Michigan).
- Wijnie Jabaaij: Dutch Member of Parliament (PvdA).
- Britain offers a quotguaranteequot to Romania and Greece.
- John Steinbeck's novel ''The Grapes of Wrath'' is first published.
- At a meeting in Paris, French Foreign Minister Georges Bonnet meets with Soviet Ambassador Jakob Suritz, and suggests that a ampquotpeace frontampquot comprising France, the Soviet Union, Great Britain, Poland and Romania would deter Germany from war.
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