Monday 16 December 1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Dimitri van Toren .
Santa Fe Trail, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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- 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
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Dimitri van Toren: Dutch vocalist / composer.
- Billy Hamilton: American baseball player (Born 1866).
- Joe Louis knocks out Al McCoy in six rounds for heavyweight boxing title in Chicago, Illinois.
- British air raid on Mannheim.
- WWII: Operation Abigail Rachel ampndash RAF bombing of Mannheim.
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