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Saturday 23 March 1940

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on March 23, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Michel Hansenne and Luis Gasca. Son of the Navy, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
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What the sky looked like on 23 March 1940

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Son of the Navy

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Jean Parker, James Dunn, Martin Spellman, Selmer Jackson

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The Courageous Dr. Christian

Directed by: Bernard Vorhaus

Starring: Jean Hersholt, Dorothy Lovett, Robert Baldwin, Tom Neal

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Gang War

Directed by: Leo C. Popkin

Starring: Ralph Cooper, Gladys Snyder, Reginald Fenderson, Laurence Criner

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Rebecca

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson

Country: United States

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Band Waggon

Directed by: Marcel Varnel

Starring: Arthur Askey, Jack Hylton and His Band, Richard Murdoch, Pat Kirkwood

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TV Series

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

NBC News (1940 TV Series)

Down on the Farm

Starring: A.G. Street

Vanity Fair

Directed by: nbcu

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 March 1940 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
  • Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
  • Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
  • Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
  • Saint Turibius of Mongrovejo (died 1606)
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Facts:
  • 1st radio broadcast of Truth or Consequences on CBS
  • All-India-Muslim League calls for a Muslim homeland.
  • The Lahore Resolution (Qarardad-e-Pakistan or the then Qarardad-e-Lahore) is put forward at the Annual General Convention of the All India Muslim League.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on March 23, 1940 - Geocentric view

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