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Friday 16 June 1939

US date format: 6/16/1939, UK date format: 16/6/1939

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 16, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Brian Jacques and Billy Crash Craddock. Five Came Back, directed by John Farrow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939 On TV people were watching Trooping the Colour.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Five Came Back

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: Chester Morris, Lucille Ball, Wendy Barrie, John Carradine

Country: United States of America

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Daughters Courageous

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: John Garfield, Claude Rains, Jeffrey Lynn, Fay Bainter

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Directed by: Edwin L. Marin

Starring: Robert Young, Ann Sothern, Ruth Hussey, Ian Hunter

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In Old Caliente

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, Lynne Roberts, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Jack La Rue

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Down the Wyoming Trail

Directed by: Albert Herman

Starring: Tex Ritter, White Flash, Mary Brodel, Bobby Larson

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TV Series

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Trooping the Colour

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 June 1939 ?

  • South Africa - Youth Day.
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
  • Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
  • 16 June Movement
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Famous Deaths:
  • Chick Webb: American jazz drummer and big band...

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Planetary positions on June 16, 1939 - Geocentric view

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