Saturday 2 March 1940
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 2, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Frederik van Zyl Slabbert chairman (South African Progressive Federal Party and Tony Croatto.
Too Many Husbands, directed by Wesley Ruggles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 March 1940
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- Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
- saint Jovinus
- Saint Abdalon
- Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
- Texas Independence Day (1836).
- Bah�'f Faith - Beginning of the Fast (sunrise to sunset fast for 19 days).
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of 'Al� (Loftiness) - First day of the 19th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Frederik van Zyl Slabbert chairman (South African Progressive Federal Party: 1979-86).
- Tony Croatto: Italian singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2005).
- Mamnoon Hussain: Pakistani businessman and politician 12th President of Pakistan.
- 1st intercollegiate track meet telecast, Madison Square Garden, New York City
- Soviet armies conquer Tuppura Island, Finland.
- Cartoon character Elmer Fudd makes his debut in the animated short ''Elmer's Candid Camera''.