Friday 9 August 1940US date format: 8/9/1940, UK date format: 9/8/1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 9, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Beverlee McKinsey and Volker Hauff.
Foreign Correspondent, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, 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 9 August 1940
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Which were the important events of 9 August 1940 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney