Friday 18 August 1939
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
5th Ave Girl, directed by Gregory La Cava, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Harald Heide-Steen Jr: Norwegian actor and comedian (d. 2008).
- Joe Azcue: Baseball player.
- Molly Bee: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma -- Actress (Pinky Lee Show).
- Harald Heide-Steen: Norwegian actor and singer (d. 2008).
- Robert Horton: English businessman (d. 2011).
- Johnny Preston: Singer (Running Bear Cradle of Love)
- Marita Lorenz: German-American adventurer with a remarkable story made into a movie by German producer Wilfried Huismann, a dramatized thriller called "Dear Fidel." Marita was the daughter of Heinrich Lorenz, the captain of a liner that traveled between Germany and the States, and Alice June Lofland, an American actress. The family survived the war and the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. Post-war, at the age of seven, she was raped by an American solider. Her mother took the children to America to live, but
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