Wednesday 8 November 1939
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 8, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Liz Dawn and Laila Kinnunen.
Another Thin Man, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, 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 8 November 1939
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Which were the important events of 8 November 1939 ?
- Liz Dawn
- Laila Kinnunen: Finnish pop singer, she represented Finland at the 1961 Eurovision Song Contest.
- Elizabeth Dawn: English actress.
- In Munich, Adolf Hitler narrowly escapes the assassination attempt of Georg Elser while celebrating the 16th anniversary of the Beer Hall Putsch.
- Venlo Incident: Two British agents of SIS are captured by the Germans.