Monday 29 July 1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ronald Haddock .
Le Jour se Leve, directed by Marcel Carn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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Ronald Haddock: American mechanical engineer and CEO of American Petrofina, a petroleum retailer.
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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1940?
- Life: Girl lifeguard
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General George Marshall -- July 29, 1940
- Life: US tank commander
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.,
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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