What the sky looked like on May 18, 1940
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/18/1940, UK date format: 18/5/1940
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 18, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Gérard Fuchs and A Marshall Stoneham.
Our Town, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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