Sunday 15 December 1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nick Buoniconti .
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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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
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A poignant coming-of-age novel set in a Welsh mining town, Richard Llewellyn's How Green Was My Valley is a paean to a more innocent age, published in Penguin Modern Classics Growing up in a mining community in rural South Wales, ...
Meet Mrs. Miniver. She is the universal, heart-warming symbol of the endurable and pleasant sides of existence. Against the shadow of the present she holds up to view the everyday domesticities, the comings and goings of famioy live, and finds ...
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