Monday 28 August 1939
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, directed by Alfred Werker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 28 August 1939 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- Cassie Mackin: newswoman (NBC TV).
- Edward Patten: US soul singer (Gladys Knight & the Pips).
- John Kingman: English mathematician and academic.
- Monty becomes Commandant of 3rd Iron Infantry division
- Netherland mobilizes
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