Saturday 5 October 1940
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 5, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include John Byrne Cooke and Milena Dravic.
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 5 October 1940
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1940 ?
- Milena Dravic: Serbian actress.
- John Byrne Cooke: American novelist and photographer; son of Alistair Cooke.
- Rein Aun: Estonian decathlete and coach (d. 1995).
- Thom Christopher: American actor.
- John Cooke: American author and photographer.
- Milena Dravić: Serbian actress.