Wednesday October 25, 1939
US date format: 10/25/1939, UK date format: 25/10/1939
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 25, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Neville Chamberlain (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Zelmo Beaty and Don Stewart.
Drums Along the Mohawk, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Come and Be Televised.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 25, 1939?
- Day of the Romanian Army
- Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
- Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
- Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Nylon stockings go on sale in US for 1st time
- ''The Time of Your Life'', a drama by William Saroyan, debuts in New York City.
- Cornelis JK van Aalst: President Dutch Business Society, dies...
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