Wednesday July 12, 1939
US date format: 7/12/1939, UK date format: 12/7/1939
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 12, 1939). 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 Jean Grenet and Phillip Adams.
Each Dawn I Die, directed by William Keighley, 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..
Which were the important events of July 12, 1939?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
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