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Wednesday 3 April 1940

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lino Brocka in San Jose and R S. Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe, directed by Ford Beebe, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 while Kitty Foyle by Christopher Morle was one of the best selling books.
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TV Series

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe

Directed by: Ford Beebe

Starring: Buster Crabbe, Carol Hughes, Charles Middleton

Country: United States

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One Million B.C.

Directed by: Hal Roach Jr.

Starring: Victor Mature, Carole Landis, Lon Chaney Jr.

Country: United States

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Dark Command

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Walter Pidgeon

Country: United States

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Rebecca

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders

Country: United States

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Primrose Path

Directed by: Gregory LaCava

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Joel McCrea, Marjorie Rambeau

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Saint Sixtus I
  • Saint Agape (died 304)
  • Saint Richard (d.1253)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Lino Brocka in San Jose: Philippines; director (Macho Dancer, Jaguar).
  • R S: Burman; CEO (Association of British Chambers of Commerce).
  • Tol Hansse: Dutch singer and musician, who was the son of cabaret artist Jacques van Tol.
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Facts:
  • WWII: Operation ''Weserübung'': German ships set out for the invasion of Norway.

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Magazine Covers

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  • Life: NY Giant Rookie Rucker
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Hermann Goring -- Apr. 1, 1940
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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Kitty Foyle

By: Christopher Morle

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Stars on the Sea

By: F. van Wyck

Deals with the founding of the United States Navy during the American Revolution.

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

By: Ernest Hemingwa

For Whom the Bell Tolls 1940 FIRST

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The Nazarene

By: Sholem Asch

Nazarene

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