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Sunday 5 January 1941

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 5, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Hayao Miyazaki and Jacque Franquet. Cheers for Miss Bishop, directed by Tay Garnett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941 On TV people were watching Gabby.
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What the sky looked like on 5 January 1941

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Cheers for Miss Bishop

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Martha Scott, William Gargan, Edmund Gwenn, Sterling Holloway

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Robin Hood of the Pecos

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Marjorie Reynolds, Cy Kendall

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The Great Dictator

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner

Country: United States

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Christmas in July

Directed by: Preston Sturges

Starring: Dick Powell, Ellen Drew, Raymond Walburn, Alexander Carr

Country: United States

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Seven Sinners

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, John Wayne, Albert Dekker, Broderick Crawford

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Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States

Tom and Jerry

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 January 1941 ?

  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Amy Johnson: American/Canadian actress, singer, songwriter, scriptwriter, producer, director, musician and gymnast, who had a big breakthrough with her first serious role in February 1998, on the TV series "Felicity," playing best friend to the star Keri Russell.
  • British / Australian troops conquer Bardia Lybia

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 05, 1941 - Geocentric view

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