Sunday 21 July 1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include James E Clyburn .
They Drive by Night, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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Which were the important events of 21 July 1940 ?
- St. Zoticus
- St. Victor of Marseilles
- St. Barhadbesciabus
- St. Arbogastus
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Praxedes
- Singapore: Racial Harmony Day
- Guam: Liberation Day (1944)
- Bolivia: Martyrs' Day
- Belgium: National holiday (1831 - inauguration of LTopold I, first king of the Belgians)
- Soviet Union annexes Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania
- VARA-management accepts Rost of Tonningens demands
- The Estonian SSR, Latvian SSR and Lithuanian SSR are proclaimed in Moscow.
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