Wednesday 24 January 1940
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 24, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joachim Gauck and Elizabeth Thornton.
British Intelligence, directed by Terry O. Morse, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching Down on the Farm.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 January 1940
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Which were the important events of 24 January 1940 ?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
- Joachim Gauck: Designated German President, election expected on 18 March 2012.
- Elizabeth Thornton: Writer.
- Flip Buurmeijer: Dutch Member of Parliament (PvdA).
- Emile van Bosch: revue/operetta-artist, dies at age 52.