Friday 26 July 1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 26, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mary Jo Kopechne and Brian Mawhinney Baron Mawhinney.
Lucky Partners, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1940 ?
- Mary Jo Kopechne: American aide to Robert F. Kennedy (d. 1969).
- Brian Mawhinney Baron Mawhinney
- Dobie Gray: American singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2011).
- Bobby Rousseau: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Mary Kopechne: American noted drowning victim on 7/18/1969.
- Tolis Voskopoulos: Greek singer-songwriter and actor.
- Francis Servel: French accidental death, he died selflessly to save his wife's life.
- Brian Mawhinney: Baron Mawhinney Irish academic and politician Secretary of State for Transport.