Sunday 15 December 1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Santa Fe Trail, 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 15 December 1940 ?
See other famous people born on 15 December
Nick Buoniconti: American football player with the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins, inducted into the Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, 2001.
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1940?
- Life: Ginger Rogers
- Time: President-elect Manuel Avila Camacho
- Life: Balloonist
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
How Green Was My Valley is Richard Llewellyn's bestselling -- and timeless -- classic and the basis of a beloved film. As Huw Morgan is about to leave home forever, he reminisces about the golden days of his youth when ...
As a best-selling book and an Academy Award-winning movie. Mrs. Miniver's adventures have charmed millions. This edition, published on the fiftieth anniversary of the book's orginal publication in the U.S.,
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