Friday 3 May 1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Konrad ''Conny'' Plank and Ron Brown.
My Favorite Wife, directed by Garson Kanin, 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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- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- Konrad ''Conny'' Plank: German record producer and musician.
- Ron Brown: Scottish politician, the controversial Member of Parliament representing the Labour party for Leith.
- David Koch: American engineer businessman and philanthropist.
- Conny Plank: German DJ and producer (Cluster and Moebius & Plank) (d. 1987).
- Clemens Westerhof: Dutch footballer and manager.
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