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Monday 17 June 1940

US date format: 6/17/1940, UK date format: 17/6/1940

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 17, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Annick Beauchamps and Marcel Aubour. Gaslight, directed by Thorold Dickinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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Movies

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Gaslight

Directed by: Thorold Dickinson

Starring: Anton Walbrook, Diana Wynyard, Frank Pettingell, Cathleen Cordell

Country: United States of America

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Tom Brown's School Days

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Starring: Cedric Hardwicke, Freddie Bartholomew, Jimmy Lydon, Josephine Hutchinson

Country: United States of America

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One Man's Law

Directed by: George Sherman

Starring: Don 'Red' Barry, Janet Waldo, George Cleveland, Dub Taylor

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The Last Alarm

Directed by: William West

Starring: J. Farrell MacDonald, Polly Ann Young, Warren Hull, George Pembroke

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The Mortal Storm

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Robert Young, Frank Morgan

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 June 1940 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
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Facts:
  • France asks Germany for terms of surrender in WWII
  • General De Gaulle departs Bordeaux for London
  • Germany occupiers ration bread in Holland
  • USSR occupies Estonia
  • World War II: Operation Ariel begins : Allied troops start to evacuate France, following Germany's takeover of Paris and most of the nation.

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