Thursday 22 August 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 22, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Antony Crosthwaite-Eyre and Valerie Harper.
Night Train to Munich, directed by Carol Reed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 August 1940
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1940 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Valerie Harper: Actress.
- Antony Crosthwaite-Eyre: English publisher / multi-millionaire.
- David Vance: Horse trainer.
- George Reinholt in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; actor (Another World, One Life to Live).
- John Banham: Director-General (CBI).
- Valerie Harper in Sufferin: New York, USA; actress (Mary Tyler Moore Show, Rhoda, Valerie).
- Bill McCartney: American football player and coach founded Promise Keepers.
- George Reinholt: American actor (d. 2013).