Sunday 16 April 1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Dark Victory, directed by Edmund Goulding, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 April 1939 ?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Dusty Springfield: Pop Singer.
- John Amabile: American football player and coach (d. 2012).
- John Delafose: American accordion player (d. 1994).
- Boris Dvornik: Croatian actor (d. 2008).
- Donald MacCormick: Scottish broadcast journalist.
- Laurent Verbiest: Belgium sport Champion
- Margaretha de: Boer; Dutch minister (PvdA).
- Reinier Lucassen: Dutch painter (Kuifje contra James Union).
- John DeLaFose: Zydeco Musician
- Stalin requests British, French and Russian anti-Nazi pact
- Stanley Cup: Boston Bruins beat Toronto Maple Leafs, 4 games to 1.
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