Wednesday 6 September 1939
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 6, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David Allan Coe and David Coe.
Honeymoon in Bali, directed by Edward H. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Come and Be Televised.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 6 September 1939
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Which were the important events of 6 September 1939 ?
- United States - National Stillbirth Remembrance Day in 39 states
- RC Saints - a Saint Bega or Bee of Cumbria and a Sankt Mang of Fnssen
- Bulgaria - Unification Day
- Canada - Stillbirth Remembrance Day in New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario
- Pakistan - Defence Day
- Swaziland - Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1968)
- Also see September 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- David Allan Coe
- David Coe: American country-western singer.
- Brigid Berlin: American actress painter and photographer.
- George Lazenby: Actor.
- Dan Cragg: American soldier and author.
- Susumu Tonegawa: Japanese molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
- Errol Black: Canadian academic and politician (d. 2012).
- Arthur Rackman: English book illustrator (Born 1867).
- 1st German air attack on Great-Britain in WWII
- South Africa declares war on Nazi-Germany
- World War II: South Africa declares war on Germany.
- Little Sisters of Jesus founded in Algeria by Little Sister Magdeleine.