Thursday 27 April 1939
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 27, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Nitschke and Stanisław Dziwisz.
Rose of Washington Square, directed by Gregory Ratoff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
On TV people were watching Percy Ponsonby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 April 1939
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Which were the important events of 27 April 1939 ?
- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Michael Nitschke: German physicist, honored for his important contributions to nuclear physics when he was elected to a Fellowship in the American Physical Society.
- Stanisław Dziwisz: Polish cardinal.
- Stanislaw Dziwisz: Polish Cardinal.
- Jean-Marie Charpentier: French architect, designed the Shangai theatre.
- Jerry Mercer: Canadian musician, drummer in the group April Wine.
- Judy Carne: British actress and comedian.
- Ely Racecourse in Cardiff closes.