Saturday April 01, 1939
US date format: 4/1/1939, UK date format: 1/4/1939
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 1, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Carol Devine and Rudolph Isley.
Double Deal, directed by Arthur Dreifuss, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Percy Ponsonby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 01, 1939?
- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
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- US recognizes Franco government in Spain at end of Spanish civil war.
- The Spanish Civil War comes to an end when the last of the Republican forces surrender.
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