Friday 14 July 1939
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 14, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Vince Taylor and Philippe Alfonsi.
Blondie Takes a Vacation, directed by Frank R. Strayer, 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 14 July 1939
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Which were the important events of 14 July 1939 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- Vince Taylor
- Philippe Alfonsi: French journalist, writer and producer.
- Philippe Combelle: French musician, a bass and tenor saxophonist in the orchestra of his father Alix Combelle.
- George E Slusser: American scholar and writer.
- Sid Haig: American actor and producer.
- George Slusser: American scholar and author (d. 2014).
- Karel Gott: Czech Schlager singer, and an amateur painter.
- Alphonse Mucha: Czech painter and decorative artist (Born 1860).