Thursday 3 October 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 3, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rolando Rigoli and Jean Ratelle.
The Long Voyage Home, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 October 1940
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Which were the important events of 3 October 1940 ?
- Rolando Rigoli: Italian swordsman.
- Jean Ratelle: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Mike Troy: US swimmer (1960 Olympics - 2 Gold Medals).
- Jean Ratelle NHL center (New York Rangers: Boston Bruins).
- Sheila Fearn: English actress.
- Alan O'Day: American singer-songwriter (d. 2013).
- France Vichy government proclaims end to Jewish status
- US forms parachute troops