Thursday 12 September 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 12, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Carla Dall'Oglio and Linda Gray.
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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- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
- RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
- Carla Dall'Oglio
- Linda Gray: TV Actress.
- Gérard Renon
- Mickey Lolich: American former professional baseball player.
- Linda Gray in Santa Monica: California, USA; actress (Sue Ellen Ewing - Dallas).
- Stephen J Solarz: American politician (d. 2010).
- Carla Berlusconi: Italian noted wife of Silvio Berlusconi whom she married in Milan 5/06/1965; two kids.
- Gerard Renon: French business executive.
- Joachim Frank: Scientist.
- Skip Hinnant: American actor.
- Patrick Mower: English actor.
- Stephen Solarz: American academic and politician (d. 2010).
- Michael Lolich: Portland sports Champions.
- Roger K Crouch: Jamestown, Tennessee -- Astronaut (STS 83, 94).
- Susan Sennett in Santa Monica: California, USA; actress (Big Bad Mama).
- Stephen J: Solarz; American politician (Representative-Democrat-New York).
- 4 teens, following their dog down a hole near Lascaux France discover 17,000-year-old drawings now known as Lascaux Cave Paintings
- Italian troops enter Egypt
- Cave paintings are discovered in Lascaux, France.
- An explosion at the Hercules Powder Company plant in Kenvil, New Jersey kills 51 people and injures over 200.