Saturday 12 August 1939
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 12, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include George Hamilton and Oliver Ford Davies.
The Man They Could Not Hang, directed by Nick Grinde, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Trooping the Colour.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 August 1939
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1939 ?
- George Hamilton: American actor, a tanned and gorgeous sex symbol.
- Oliver Ford Davies
- Skip Caray: American TV and radio baseball announcer (Atlanta Braves) (d. 2008).
- Michael D Antonovich: American politician.
- Pam Ryan-Kilborn: Australia -- Hurdler (1968 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
- David King: South African chemist and academic.
- Roy Romanow: Canadian lawyer and politician 12th Premier of Saskatchewan.
- Pam Kilborn: Australian hurdler sprinter and long jumper.
- George Hamilton in Memphis: Tennessee, USA; actor (Love at first Bite, Where the Boys Are).