Tuesday September 24, 1940
US date format: 9/24/1940, UK date format: 24/9/1940
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 24, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Yves Navarre and Barbara Allbut.
Under Texas Skies, directed by George Sherman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..