Thursday 14 March 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Virginia City, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 March 1940 ?
- Albania - Summer Day: Albanian holiday Summer is celebrated in this day in Elbasan and its surroundings.
- Pi Day - unofficial mathematics holiday.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honor of Mars were held.
- Saint Mathildis
- Saint Paulina
- Blessed Eve of Liege
- Japan - White Day: Japanese holiday similar to Valentine's Day (men give gifts to women).
- Eleanor Fount: English actress (Women in Love, Bedazzled).
- Rita Tushingham: Liverpool, England -- Actress (Green Eyes, Dr Zhivago).
- Metin Altıok: Turkish poet and educator (d. 1993).
- Amedeo Amodio: Italian ballet dancer, choreographer, actor.
- 27 killed, 15 injured when truck full of migrant workers collides with a train outside McAllen, Texas, USA.
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