Tuesday 20 February 1940
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Baker's Wife, directed by Marcel Pagnol, 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 20 February 1940 ?
- Barbara Laine Ellis in Olympia: Washington, USA; singer (Fleetwoods).
- Jimmy Greaves: English footballer and sportscaster.
- Christopher Lydon: American journalist and broadcaster, Lydon is perhaps best known as host of "The Connection," a thoughtful call-in public broadcasting radio show that covers a wide variety of issues from history and politics to science to popular culture and everything in between.
- Christoph Eschenbach: Breslau, Germany -- Pianist / conductor.
- RA Weiss: Director (Institute of Cancer Research).
- Larry Clinton and his Orchestra record Limehouse Blues
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