Friday 1 December 1939
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 1, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lee Trevino and Dianne Lennon.
The Devil's Daughter, directed by Arthur H. Leonard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 December 1939
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1939 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
- Lee Trevino: Mexican-American professional golfer.
- Dianne Lennon
- Walt Simon
- Dianne Lennon in Los Angeles: California, USA; singer (Lennon Sisters).
- Lee [Buck] Trevino in Dallas: Texas, USA; PGA golfer (US Open 1968, 1971).
- Diane Lennon: American noted family, a member of the four singing Lennon Sisters.
- Max Fiedler: Composer, dies at 79.