Wednesday 15 February 1939
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 15, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alvin Cash and Ole Ellefsaeter.
Wife, Husband and Friend, directed by Gregory Ratoff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Vine Street.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 February 1939
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- John Frum Day in Vanuatu 
- Gummy Bear Day in United States
- National Day in Serbia
- Candlemas in Russia and other Eastern Orthodox countries
- Saint Siegfried of Sweden
- Saints Faustin and Jovita
- Saint Georgia
- Blessed Claude de la ColombiFre
- Flag Day in Canada
- Alvin Cash
- Ole Ellefsaeter: Norwegian cross-country skier.
- Tony Bloom: deputy CEO (Sketchley).
- Jo Clayton: United States -- Sci-fi author (Irsud, Maeve, Star Hunters).
- Gerd Bohnsack: German footballer and manager.
- Robert Hansen: American serial killer (d. 2014).
- Philippe Durteste: French military officer, the commander of the French navy in the Mediterranean, who was appointed head of the European Maritime Force.
- German battleship Bismarck was launched