Thursday 11 January 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 11, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mark DeVoto and Patricia Coquatrix.
The Blue Bird, directed by Walter Lang, 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..
What the sky looked like on 11 January 1940
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Which were the important events of 11 January 1940 ?
- Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
- Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
- Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
- Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Nepal - Unity Day.
- Albania - Republic Day (1946).
- Mark DeVoto: Composer.
- Patricia Coquatrix: French singer known for her work in the films Dis-moi que tu m'aimes (1974), L'humeur vagabonde (1972) and Les enfants de l'Olympia (1997).
- Franco Balmanion
- Andres Tarand: Estonian geographer and politician 10th Prime Minister of Estonia.