Thursday 14 November 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 14, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Vaxès and Guy Autran.
Little Nellie Kelly, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching Gabby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 14 November 1940
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Which were the important events of 14 November 1940 ?
- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
Famous Birthdays:14 November
- During WWII, German planes destroy most of Coventry, England
- World War II: In England, the city of Coventry is heavily bombed by German Luftwaffe bombers. Coventry Cathedral is almost completely destroyed.
- An unexploded pipe bomb is found in the Consolidated Edison office building (only years later is the culprit, George Metesky, apprehended).
- The Jamaica Association of Local Government Officers is founded.