Sunday 28 January 1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
The Fighting 69th, directed by William Keighley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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NBC News (1940 TV Series)
Which were the important events of 28 January 1940 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1940?
- Life: Dutch East Indies
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lauritz Melchoir -- Jan. 22, 1940
- Life: USCs Ralph Vaughn
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
How Green Was My Valley is Richard Llewellyn's bestselling -- and timeless -- classic and the basis of a beloved film. As Huw Morgan is about to leave home forever, he reminisces about the golden days of his youth when ...
As a best-selling book and an Academy Award-winning movie. Mrs. Miniver's adventures have charmed millions. This edition, published on the fiftieth anniversary of the book's orginal publication in the U.S.,
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