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Tuesday 17 December 1940

US date format: 12/17/1940, UK date format: 17/12/1940

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 17, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Édika and Christian Piquemal. Kitty Foyle, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 On TV people were watching Gabby.
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Movies

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Kitty Foyle

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Dennis Morgan, James Craig, Eduardo Ciannelli

Country: United States of America

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Her First Romance

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Edith Fellows, Wilbur Evans, Julie Bishop, Alan Ladd

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Chad Hanna

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Henry Fonda, Dorothy Lamour, Linda Darnell, Guy Kibbee

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The Invisible Woman

Directed by: A. Edward Sutherland

Starring: Virginia Bruce, John Barrymore, John Howard, Charles Ruggles

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Flight Command

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Robert Taylor, Ruth Hussey, Walter Pidgeon, Paul Kelly

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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Facts:
  • British troops occupies Sollum
  • President Roosevelt, at his regular press conference, first sets forth the outline of his plan to send aid to Great Britain that will become known as Lend-Lease.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1940 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Along the Santa Fe Trail - Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra
  2. So You're the One - Eddy Duchin & His Orchestra
  3. I Give You My Word - Eddy Duchin & His Orchestra
  4. There I Go - Will Bradley & His Orchestra

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