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Friday 29 November 1940

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Chuck Mangione and Michel Lasserre. Go West, directed by Edward Buzzell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Go West

Directed by: Edward Buzzell

Starring: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx

Country: United States

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The Thief of Bagdad

Directed by: Ludwig Berger

Starring: Conrad Veidt, Sabu, June Duprez

Country: United States

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The Bank Dick

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: W.C. Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel

Country: United States

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The Letter

Directed by: William Wyler

Starring: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson

Country: United States

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Fantasia

Directed by: Leopold Stokowski

Starring: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 November 1940 ?

Holidays:
  • Radbod
  • former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
  • International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
  • Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
  • Albania - Liberation Day (Dita e ´┐Żlirimit)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Chuck Mangione: American musician, producer and jazz composer, versed in the trumpet, flugelhorn, and keyboards.
  • Michel Lasserre: .
  • Denny Doherty: Canadian singer-songwriter (The Mamas & the Papas and The Halifax III) (d. 2007).
  • Oscar Chepe: Cuban-Spanish economist and journalist (d. 2013).
  • Janet Smith: English lawyer and judge.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1940 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Scrub Me, Mama, With a Boogie Beat - Will Bradley & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1940?

  • Life: Fur coat
  • Time: Novelist
  • Life: Roosevelt wins third term

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

How Green Was My Valley

By: Richard Llewellyn

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 ...

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Kitty Foyle

By: Christopher Morle

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Mrs. Miniver

By: Jan Struther

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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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Ernest Hemingwa

For Whom the Bell Tolls 1940 FIRST

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