Monday 8 April 1940US date format: 4/8/1940, UK date format: 8/4/1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 8, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include John Havlicek and Jean-Philippe Douin.
Two Girls on Broadway, directed by S. Sylvan Simon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
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- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- John Havlicek: Martins Ferry sports Champions.
- Jean-Philippe Douin: French Air Force general.
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- Germany battle cruisers sink British aircraft carrier Glorious