Friday April 26, 1940
US date format: 4/26/1940, UK date format: 26/4/1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 26, 1940). 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 Giorgio Moroder and Harry Fielder.
My Favorite Wife, directed by Garson Kanin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 26, 1940?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
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- Carl Bosch: German chemist, engineer, industrialist.
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