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Sunday 17 December 1939

US date format: 12/17/1939, UK date format: 17/12/1939

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 17, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Novella Nelson and James Booker in New Orleans. 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 17 December 1939

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Movies

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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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El signo de la muerte

Directed by: Chano Urueta

Starring: Cantinflas, Manuel Medel, Carlos Orellana, Elena D'Orgaz

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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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Historical Events

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Facts:
  • German pocket battleship Graf Spee scuttled by its crew off Uruguay
  • World War II: Battle of the River Plate : The Admiral Graf Spee is scuttled by Captain Hans Langsdorff outside Montevideo.

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Planetary positions on December 17, 1939 - Geocentric view

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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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