Wednesday 24 July 1940
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Carroll A Campbell Jr and Stanley Hauerwas.
Le Jour se Leve, directed by Marcel Carn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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- Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
- St. Ruffin
- St. Wulfhad
- St. David
- St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
- St. Lewine
- St. Kinga/Cunegundes
- St. Francis Solano
- St. Saint Christina the Astonishing
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 9 saints: St. Lupus
- Ancient Latvia - Jekaupa Diena held
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Leo
- Vanuatu - Children's Day
- Ecuador - Sim=n Bolfvar Day
- Venezuela - the Libertador (Sim=n Bolfvar Day)
- Carroll A Campbell Jr: (Rep-R-South Carolina, 1979-86).
- Stanley Hauerwas: American theologian.
- Ethan Blackaby: American baseball player, a left-handed outfielder with the Milwaukee Braves between 1962 and 1964.
- Adriano Durante: .
- Dan Hedaya: American actor.
- 1st illegal Newsletter of Pieter It Hen publishes in the Netherlands
- Linthorst Homan, de Quay and Einthoven forms Dutch Union
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