Sunday 14 July 1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 14, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Renato Pozzetto and Susan Howatch.
Boys of the City, directed by Joseph H. Lewis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 14 July 1940
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Which were the important events of 14 July 1940 ?
- 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
Famous Birthdays:14 July
- Due to beanball wars, Spalding advertises batting helmet with earflaps
- Lithuania becomes Lithuanian SSR
- WWII: Winston Churchill, in a worldwide broadcast, proclaims the intention of Great Britain to fight alone against Germany whatever the outcome: quotWe shall seek no terms. We shall tolerate no parley. We may show mercy. We shall ask none.quot