Sunday 7 July 1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 7, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ringo Starr and James Toner.
Maryland, directed by Henry King, 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 7 July 1940
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Which were the important events of 7 July 1940 ?
- Russia and Ukraine - Ivan Kupala
- United Kingdom - July 7th Bombings remembrance day
- Bhutan - Guru Rinpoche
- Roman Empire - Nonae Caprotinae festival in honor of Juno
- Tanzania - Saba Saba Day (or Peasants' Day, founding of the TANU party, 1954)
- Solomon Islands - Independence Day (1978)
- Spain - San Fermfn festival or running of the bulls, in Pamplona, Navarre.
- Worldwide - Bungie Day
- United States - Bonza bottler day
- Japan - Tanabata
- Ringo Starr: British musician, drummer, actor and superstar with "The Beatles.
- Dick Armey: Politician.
- James Toner: Horse trainer.
- Richard K Armey: (Rep-R-Texas, 1985- ).
- Rosel Zech: German actress, best-known for her work with Rainer Werner Fassbiner.