Wednesday 11 September 1940
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 11, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Brian de Palma and Brian De Palma.
Kleider machen Leute, directed by Helmut Käutner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 September 1940 ?
- Brian de Palma
- Brian De Palma: Director.
- Bernie Dwyer: Rock drummer (Freddie & The Dreamers).
- Nong Duc Manh: Vietnamese politician.
- Brian De Palma: American film director, screenwriter, and producer, one of the hot-shot young directors of the '70s along with Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola, and George Lucas.
- Ted Olson: Politician.
- Thomas McCraw: American historian and author (d. 2012).
- Theodore Olson: American lawyer and politician United States Solicitor General.
- Robert Palmer: American businessman co-founded Mostek.
- Nông Mạnh: Vietnamese politician.
- 54th Postmaster General: Frank C Walker of Pa takes office
- Anton Mussert establishes Dutch SS
- Buckingham Palace in London destroyed by German bombs
- George Stibitz performs the first remote operation of a computer.