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Wednesday 7 February 1940

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 7, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jean-Charles Descubes and Gary Bond. Castle on the Hudson, directed by Anatole Litvak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 On TV people were watching Down on the Farm.
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Movies

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Castle on the Hudson

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: John Garfield, Ann Sheridan, Pat O'Brien, Burgess Meredith

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Broadway Melody of 1940

Directed by: Norman Taurog

Starring: Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell, George Murphy, Frank Morgan

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My Little Chickadee

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: Mae West, W.C. Fields, Joseph Calleia, Dick Foran

Country: United States

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Swiss Family Robinson

Directed by: Edward Ludwig

Starring: Thomas Mitchell, Edna Best, Freddie Bartholomew, Terry Kilburn

Country: United States

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Vigil in the Night

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Carole Lombard, Anne Shirley, Brian Aherne, Julien Mitchell

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TV Series

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

Down on the Farm

Starring: A.G. Street

Vanity Fair

Directed by: nbcu

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Blessed Eugenia Smet (d.1871)
  • Independence Day in Grenada (1974).
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mulk (Dominion) - First day of the 18th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Sapporo Snow Festival in Sapporo, Japan (2005).
  • Saints Paul Miki and his 25 companians (d. Nagasaki, 1597)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jean-Charles Descubes: French Catholic bishop, the archbishop emeritus of Rouen.
  • Gary Bond: England, United Kingdom -- Actor (Outback, Zulu, Anne of Thousand Days).
  • Tony Tan: Politician.
  • Tony Yam: seventh President of the Republic of Singapore.
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Facts:
  • British railroads are nationalized.
  • RKO Radio Pictures world premieres Disney's second animated feature film, Pinocchio, at the Central Theatre in New York City, USA.
  • The second full length animated Walt Disney film, Pinocchio, premieres.

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Planetary positions on February 07, 1940 - Geocentric view

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