Friday 16 February 1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
'Northwest Passage' (Book I -- Rogers' Rangers), directed by King Vidor, 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 16 February 1940 ?
- Saint Juliana
- Saint Lucilla
- Remembrance of Lambertus
- Saint Jeremias
- Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
- Kyoto Protocol Day (2005)
- Lithuania - Independence Day (1918)
- Hannelore Schmatz: German mountaineer (d. 1979).
- Michael Shapiro: American philosopher author and academic.
- Karoli Ruth Needles: Painter.
- British search plane finds German Altmark off Norway
- World War II: Altmark Incident: The German tanker Altmark is boarded by sailors from the British destroyer HMS Cossack. 299 British prisoners are freed.
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