Sunday 2 April 1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Marvin P Gaye Jr in Washington and Marvin Gaye.
Dodge City, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
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Which were the important events of 2 April 1939 ?
- JP and Trang in Valleyfair
- Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
- Blessed Arnold of Leuven
- International Children's Book Day
- Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
- Malvinas Day in Argentina.
- Sizdah be dar in Iran
- Marvin P Gaye Jr in Washington: DC, USA; singer ("Sexual Healing").
- Marvin Gaye: American singer, songwriter, keyboard player and drummer, one of the lead stars of the Motown group during the '60's and '70s and an influential force in the music scene.
- Christian Jaccard: Swiss-French painter and sculptor.
- Pertti Paasio: Finnish politician from the Social Democratic Party.
- John Snow: American legal economist and CEO in charge of CSX, a transportation company.
- Anthony Lake: American academic and diplomat 18th United States National Security Advisor
- Lise Thibault: Canadian journalist and politician 27th Lieutenant Governor of Quebec
- 6th Golf Masters Championship: Ralph Guldahl wins, shooting a 279.
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