Sunday 15 October 1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 15, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ralph Lauren and Carmelo Bossi.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Come and Be Televised.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 October 1939
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Which were the important events of 15 October 1939 ?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Ralph Lauren: Designer.
- Carmelo Bossi: Italy -- Light middleweight boxer (1960 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
- Jean Bergougnoux: French business executive.
- Heide Keller: German actress and screenplay writer.
- Yeshiva of Mir closes after 124 years
- LaGuardia Airport opens in New York City.
- The New York Municipal Airport (later renamed La Guardia Airport) is dedicated.