Friday 15 December 1939
It was Friday, 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 15 December 1939 ?
- Kathleen Arc: American astrology buff relocated to Italy, nicknamed Kat.
- Cindy Birdsong in Camden: New Jersey, USA; rock vocalist (Labelle - "Rainbow", Supremes).
- Nicolaus A Huber: Composer.
- Cindy Birdsong: American singer-songwriter (The Supremes and Labelle).
- James Vincent: American mechanical engineer and CEO of Biogen, a biotech pioneering company with revenues from alpha-interferon for cancer treatment and gamma-interferon for arthritis.
- Gone with the Wind receives its premiere at Loew's Grand Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
- 1st commercial manufacture of nylon yarn, Seaford, Delaware
- Snip departs for 1st flight to Paramaribo / Curacao
- First commercial manufacture of nylon yarn, Seaford, Deleware.
- World premiere of film Gone With the Wind in Atlanta, Georgia.
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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
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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 15 December 1939 and get them!