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Saturday 16 December 1939

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Liv Ullman and Marte Röling. Judge Hardy and Son, directed by George B. Seitz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
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What the sky looked like on 16 December 1939

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Judge Hardy and Son

Directed by: George B. Seitz

Starring: Mickey Rooney, Lewis Stone, Fay Holden, Cecilia Parker

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Four Wives

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: Priscilla Lane, Rosemary Lane, Lola Lane, Gale Page

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Slightly Honorable

Directed by: Tay Garnett

Starring: Pat O'Brien, Edward Arnold, Broderick Crawford, Ruth Terry

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Days of Jesse James

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Don 'Red' Barry, Pauline Moore

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Crashing Thru

Directed by: Elmer Clifton

Starring: James Newill, Warren Hull, Jean Carmen, Milburn Stone

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 December 1939 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
  • South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
  • Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
  • Kazakhstan - Independence Day
  • Bahrain - National Day
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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1939 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Bluebirds in the Moonlight - Dick Jurgens & His Orchestra
  2. In an Old Dutch Garden (By an Old Dutch Mill) - Dick Jurgens & His Orchestra
  3. Erskine Hawkins & His Orchestra - Tuxedo Junction
  4. Faithful Forever - Glenn Miller & His Orchestra
  5. All the Things You Are - Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra

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