Wednesday December 18, 1940

US date format: 12/18/1940, UK date format: 18/12/1940

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 18, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Sylvia Bassot and Antonio Baldassarre. The Green Hornet Strikes Again!, directed by Ford Beebe, John Rawlins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 On TV people were watching Gabby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1940 or at December 18 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 18, 1940?


Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
  • R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
  • Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
  • See more

Famous Birthday

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

The Green Hornet Strikes Again!

The Green Hornet Strikes Again!

Directed by: Ford Beebe, John Rawlins

Starring: Warren Hull, Wade Boteler, Anne Nagel, Keye Luke

Kitty Foyle

Kitty Foyle

Directed by: Sam Wood

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

Country: United States of America

Her First Romance

Her First Romance

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

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

Chad Hanna

Chad Hanna

Directed by: Henry King

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

The Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman

Directed by: A. Edward Sutherland

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

vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 18, 1940?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial


Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. - There I Go
  2. - I Give You My Word
  3. - So You're the One
  4. - Along the Santa Fe Trail

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Gabby

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States of America

Days to next December 18

If December 18, 1940 is your birthday you're 79 years, 7 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 3 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1940?


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes