Friday June 14, 1940
US date format: 6/14/1940, UK date format: 14/6/1940
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It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 14, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Laura Efrikian and Zubaida Tharwat.
The Mortal Storm, directed by Frank Borzage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 14, 1940?
- Flag Day (United States)
- Liberation Day (Falkland Islands)
- International Weblogger's Day ? Celebration of the work of webloggers around the world
- World Blood Donor Day  ? Celebration of blood donation on the birthdate of Karl Landsteiner, who discovered ABO blood groups
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- Auschwitz concentration camp opens (3 million killed there)