Thursday October 26, 1939
US date format: 10/26/1939, UK date format: 26/10/1939
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 26, 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 Renee Schuurman and Vladimir Mikhailovich Beloborodov.
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 26, 1939?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
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- Polish Jewish forced into obligatory work service
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