Saturday 20 December 1941
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Frank Creton and Gerald Sousa.
The Shanghai Gesture, directed by Josef von Sternberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 December 1941 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Frank Creton: Suriname -- Neth painter.
- Gerald Sousa: American convict, sentenced to life in prison as an accessory to a death resulting from a holdup, though he did not pull the trigger.
- Tommy Cole: American makeup artist, actor and singer.
- Igor Severyanin: Russian poet (Born 1887).
- Japanese troops lands on Mindanao.
- World War II: First battle of the American Volunteer Group, better known as the ''Flying Tigers'' in Kunming, China.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1941 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- (There'll be Bluebirds Over) The White Cliffs of Dover - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
- This Is No Laughing Matter - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
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