Sunday 20 August 1939US date format: 8/20/1939, UK date format: 20/8/1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 20, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Ginger Baker and Fernando Poe.
Range War, directed by Lesley Selander, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Major League Baseball on NBC.
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- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
Famous Birthdays:20 August
- 1st black bowling league formed (National Bowling Association)
- Russ offensive under General Zjoekov against Japanese invasion in Mongolia