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Friday 5 April 1940

US date format: 4/5/1940, UK date format: 5/4/1940

It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 5, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Aliza Kashi and Tommy Cash. Terry and the Pirates, directed by James W. Horne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Terry and the Pirates

Directed by: James W. Horne

Starring: William Tracy, Jeff York, Joyce Bryant, Allen Jung

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Shooting High

Directed by: Alfred E. Green

Starring: Jane Withers, Gene Autry, Marjorie Weaver, Frank M. Thomas

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Dr. Kildare's Strange Case

Directed by: Harold S. Bucquet

Starring: Lew Ayres, Lionel Barrymore, Laraine Day, Shepperd Strudwick

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Dark Command

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Walter Pidgeon, Roy Rogers

Country: United States of America

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It All Came True

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Starring: Ann Sheridan, Humphrey Bogart, Jeffrey Lynn, Zasu Pitts

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Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

NBC News (1940 TV Series)

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 April 1940 ?

  • Saint Geeraard
  • The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
  • Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
  • Saint Vincent Ferrer
  • Arbor Day in South Korea
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  • Neville Chamberlain, in what proves to be a tragic misjudgment, declares in a major public speech that Hitler has quotmissed the busquot.

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Life magazine Beano comics

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