Thursday 4 January 1940US date format: 1/4/1940, UK date format: 4/1/1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 4, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Gao Xingjian and Luc Boltanski.
The Shop Around the Corner, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching Down on the Farm.
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- Spaghetti Day
- Ogoni Day
- The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
- Gao Xingjian: Chinese-French author playwright and...
- Anthony Skooter Teague: Texas, United States -- Actor (How to...
- Luc Boltanski: French sociologist, Professor at the...
- Alexander Chancellor: English journalist.
- Helmut Jahn: German-American architect designed...
- Brian Josephson: Welsh physicist and academic Nobel Prize...
- WWII: Axis powers: Luftwaffe General Hermann Göring assumes control of most war industries in Germany.