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Thursday 18 July 1940

US date format: 7/18/1940, UK date format: 18/7/1940

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 18, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include James Brolin and Joe Torre. Pride and Prejudice, directed by Robert Z. Leonard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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Pride and Prejudice

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Greer Garson, Laurence Olivier, Mary Boland, Edna May Oliver

Country: United States of America

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They Drive by Night

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: George Raft, Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino

Country: United States of America

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Blondie Has Servant Trouble

Directed by: Frank R. Strayer

Starring: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Daisy

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When the Daltons Rode

Directed by: George Marshall

Starring: Randolph Scott, Kay Francis, Brian Donlevy, George Bancroft

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Boys of the City

Directed by: Joseph H. Lewis

Starring: Bobby Jordan, Leo Gorcey, Hal E. Chester, Frankie Burke

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Historical Events

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  • Uruguay - Constitution Day
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  • 1st successful helicopter flight, Stratford, Connecticut
  • British government signs Bruma law under Japanese pressure
  • Democratic Convention nominates FDR for a 3rd term
  • First successful helicopter flight, Stratford, Connecticut, USA.

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