Sunday 22 October 1939
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tony Roberts in New York City and Ray Jones.
Port of Shadows, directed by Marcel Carn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
while Escape by Ethel Vance was one of the best selling books.
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- Ray Jones: Rock bassist (Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas).
- Tony Roberts in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Annie Hall, Edge of Night, Lucie Arnaz Show).
- Nicole Audouit: French homicide victim, the mother of Ludovic, who killed her, her husband Marc, daughter Maryse and grandson, Jerome, with an iron bar 12/20/1989.
- Joaquim Chissano: Mozambican politician 2nd President of Mozambique.
- George Cohen: English footballer.
- Jean-Pierre Desthuilliers: French poet and critic.
- Susumu Kurobe: Japanese actor.
- Tony Roberts: American actor and singer.
- 1st TV NFL game-Eagles vs. Dodgers
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