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Saturday 10 February 1940

US date format: 2/10/1940, UK date format: 10/2/1940

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 10, 1940). 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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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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Vigil in the Night

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Carole Lombard, Anne Shirley, Brian Aherne, Julien Mitchell

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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

Vanity Fair

Directed by: nbcu

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 10 February 1940 ?

  • Catholicism - Saint Scholastica; World Marriage Day.
  • Malta - St. Paul's Shipwreck day. Catholicism in Malta.
  • Saint Silvanus
  • Saint Charalampe
  • Saint Austreberta
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  • 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.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 10, 1940 - Geocentric view

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