Friday 26 July 1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mary Jo Kopechne and Mary Kopechne.
Le Jour se Leve, directed by Marcel Carn, 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).
- Mary Kopechne: American noted drowning victim on 7/18/1969.
- Francis Servel: French accidental death, he died selflessly to save his wife's life.
- Dobie Gray: American singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2011).
- Brian Mawhinney: Baron Mawhinney Irish academic and politician Secretary of State for Transport.
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