Thursday 14 December 1939
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Gulliver's Travels, directed by Dave Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 14 December 1939 ?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Ernie Davis: American football player (Born 1939).
- Ernest Davis: 1st black to win Heisman Trophy (1961).
- Marilyn Cooper in New York City: New York, USA; actress (Broadway Bound, Survivors).
- Charles House: American pro astrologer with a large following for decades in New York City, including many famous clients.
- Ann Cryer: English academic and politician.
- Soviet Union attacks Finland-League of Nations drops Soviet Union
- Winter War: The Soviet Union is expelled from the League of Nations for invading Finland.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1939 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Indian Summer - Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
- The Little Red Fox - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
- Stop! It's Wonderful - Orrin Tucker & His Orchestra
- Careless - Dick Jurgens & His Orchestra
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 14 December 1939 and get them!