Thursday 14 December 1939
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Marilyn Cooper in New York City and Ernest Davis.
Gulliver's Travels, directed by Dave Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
while Escape by Ethel Vance was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 December 1939 ?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Ernest Davis: 1st black to win Heisman Trophy (1961).
- Marilyn Cooper in New York City: New York, USA; actress (Broadway Bound, Survivors).
- Charles House: American pro astrologer with a large following for decades in New York City, including many famous clients.
- Ernie Davis: American football player (Born 1939).
- Ann Cryer: English academic and politician.
- Soviet Union attacks Finland-League of Nations drops Soviet Union
- Winter War: The Soviet Union is expelled from the League of Nations for invading Finland.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1939 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Dick Jurgens & His Orchestra - Careless
- Stop! It's Wonderful - Orrin Tucker & His Orchestra
- The Little Red Fox - Kay Kyser & His Orchestra
- Indian Summer - Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
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