Sunday 8 January 1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Yvette Mimieux in Hollywood and Carolina Herrera.
Jesse James, directed by Henry King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
while Escape by Ethel Vance was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Television Surveys.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1939 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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