Sunday 22 January 1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jeff Smith and JC Tremblay.
Gunga Din, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
while Disputed Passage by Lloyd C. Douglas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Television Surveys.
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1939 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
- Jeff Smith: American chef (d. 2004).
- JC Tremblay: Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1994).
- J?rgen Garde: Danish admiral (d. 1996).
- Sonny Chiba: Japanese actor and martial artist.
- Jørgen Garde: Danish admiral (d. 1996).
- Alfredo Palacio: Ecuadoran physician and politician President of Ecuador
- J Tremblay: Canadian ice hockey player and scout (d. 1994)
- Aquatic Park, near Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco California, is dedicated.
- Uranium atom first split, at Columbia University, New York, USA.
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