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Sunday 1 October 1939

US date format: 10/1/1939, UK date format: 1/10/1939

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 1, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include George Archer and Arlette Franco. Inspector Hornleigh on Holiday, directed by Walter Forde, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939 On TV people were watching Come and Be Televised.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Inspector Hornleigh on Holiday

Directed by: Walter Forde

Starring: Gordon Harker, Alastair Sim, Linden Travers, Wally Patch

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Eternally Yours

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Loretta Young, David Niven, Hugh Herbert, Billie Burke

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The Arizona Kid

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Sally March, Stuart Hamblen

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Dust Be My Destiny

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Starring: John Garfield, Priscilla Lane, Alan Hale, Frank McHugh

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Honeymoon in Bali

Directed by: Edward H. Griffith

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Madeleine Carroll, Allan Jones, Akim Tamiroff

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TV Series

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

Come and Be Televised

Starring: Jasmine Bligh, Bruce Forsyth

Major League Baseball on NBC

Starring: Bob Costas, Joe Garagiola, Tony Kubek, Vin Scully

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 October 1939 ?

  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
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  • Churchill calls Soviets riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma

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Planetary positions on October 01, 1939 - Geocentric view

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