Tuesday 17 December 1940
It was Tuesday, 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 17 December 1940 ?
- Kåre Valebrokk: Norwegian journalist (d. 2013).
- María Velasco: Mexican actress singer director and screenwriter (d. 2015).
- Maria Velasco: TV Actress.
- Kare Valebrokk: Norwegian journalist.
- Alicia Boole Stott: Irish mathematician (Born 1860).
- British troops occupies Sollum
- President Roosevelt, at his regular press conference, first sets forth the outline of his plan to send aid to Great Britain that will become known as Lend-Lease.
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