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Saturday 10 February 1940

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kenny Rankin and Mary Rand-Bignal-Toomey. Castle on the Hudson, directed by Anatole Litvak, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 On TV people were watching Down on the Farm.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Castle on the Hudson

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: John Garfield, Ann Sheridan, Pat O'Brien, Burgess Meredith

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Broadway Melody of 1940

Directed by: Norman Taurog

Starring: Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell, George Murphy, Frank Morgan

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My Little Chickadee

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: Mae West, W.C. Fields, Joseph Calleia, Dick Foran

Country: United States

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Swiss Family Robinson

Directed by: Edward Ludwig

Starring: Thomas Mitchell, Edna Best, Freddie Bartholomew, Terry Kilburn

Country: United States

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Chasing Trouble

Directed by: Howard Bretherton

Starring: Frankie Darro, Marjorie Reynolds, Mantan Moreland, Milburn Stone

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Down on the Farm

Starring: A.G. Street

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 10 February 1940 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Saint Scholastica; World Marriage Day.
  • Malta - St. Paul's Shipwreck day. Catholicism in Malta.
  • Saint Silvanus
  • Saint Charalampe
  • Saint Austreberta
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • In The Mood by Glenn Miller hits #1
  • Tom and Jerry created by Hanna and Barbera debut by MGM
  • MGM debuts animated cat and mouse characters "Tom and Jerry", created by Hanna and Barbera.
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Eugene Turner.

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