Sunday February 11, 1940
US date format: 2/11/1940, UK date format: 11/2/1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 11, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Garth Carpenter and Kathy Ford.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 11, 1940?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
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- John Buchan: first Baron Tweedsmuir, Governor-General...
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