Friday 22 November 1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on November 22, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Andrzej Zulawski and Terry Gilliam.
Remedy for Riches, directed by Erle C. Kenton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching Gabby.
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What the sky looked like on 22 November 1940
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Which were the important events of 22 November 1940 ?
- R.C. Saints - Feast of Saint Cecilia
- Also see November 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lebanon - Independence Day (from France, 1943)
- Family Day begins in 2005
- Astrology: usually the first day of sun sign Sagittarius
- Andrzej Zulawski
- Terry Gilliam: American writer, producer, animator, director and set-designer, the only American member of Britain's comedy troupe, "Monty Python.
- Francis Lemonnier
- Terry Gilliam in Minneapolis: Minnesota, USA; comedy writer-animator (Monty Python's Flying Circus).
- Roy Thomas: American comic book writer.
- Waclaw Berent: Polish Novelist, dies at 67.
- 500 students in Delft demonstrate against Nazis
- World War II: Following the initial Italian invasion, Greek troops counterattack into Italian-occupied Albania and capture Korytsa.