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Thursday 21 September 1939

US date format: 9/21/1939, UK date format: 21/9/1939

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 21, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Rory Storm and Agnivesh . The Arizona Kid, directed by Joseph Kane, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939 On TV people were watching Come and Be Televised.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Arizona Kid

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Sally March, Stuart Hamblen

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Dust Be My Destiny

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Starring: John Garfield, Priscilla Lane, Alan Hale, Frank McHugh

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Honeymoon in Bali

Directed by: Edward H. Griffith

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Madeleine Carroll, Allan Jones, Akim Tamiroff

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Babes in Arms

Directed by: Busby Berkeley

Starring: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Charles Winninger, Guy Kibbee

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The Rains Came

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Myrna Loy, Tyrone Power, George Brent, Brenda Joyce

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Come and Be Televised

Starring: Jasmine Bligh, Bruce Forsyth

Major League Baseball on NBC

Starring: Bob Costas, Joe Garagiola, Tony Kubek, Vin Scully

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 September 1939 ?

  • Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
  • International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
  • In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
  • Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
  • Independence Day in Malta (1964), Belize (1981) & Armenia (1991)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Reinhard Heydrich meets in Berlin to discuss final solution of Jews
  • Romanian Prime Minister Armand Calinescu is assassinated by ultranationalist members of the Iron Guard.

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Planetary positions on September 21, 1939 - Geocentric view

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