Saturday December 09, 1939

US date format: 12/9/1939, UK date format: 9/12/1939

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 9, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include James Galway . An Adventure of Salvator Rosa, directed by Alessandro Blasetti, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
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An Adventure of Salvator Rosa

An Adventure of Salvator Rosa

Directed by: Alessandro Blasetti

Starring: Gino Cervi, Luisa Ferida, Rina Morelli, Osvaldo Valenti

South of the Border

South of the Border

Directed by: George Sherman

Starring: Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, June Storey, Lupita Tovar

Crashing Thru

Crashing Thru

Directed by: Elmer Clifton

Starring: James Newill, Warren Hull, Jean Carmen, Milburn Stone

Everything Happens at Night

Everything Happens at Night

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Starring: Sonja Henie, Ray Milland, Robert Cummings, Maurice Moscovitch

The Devil's Daughter

The Devil's Daughter

Directed by: Arthur H. Leonard

Starring: Nina Mae McKinney, Jack Carter, Ida James, Hamtree Harrington


Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 09, 1939?


  • Anti-Corruption Day [1]
  • Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
  • Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
  • Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
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  • Russian air raid on Helsinki, Finland.

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Music charts

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Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. - The Little Red Fox
  2. - Careless
  3. - Stop! It's Wonderful
  4. - Indian Summer

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