Saturday July 27, 1940

US date format: 7/27/1940, UK date format: 27/7/1940

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on July 27, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Pina Bausch and Gary Kurtz. The Lady in Question, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1940
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Malchus
  • Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
  • Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
  • Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
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Events

  • Billboard magazine starts publishing bestseller charts.
  • The animated short A Wild Hare is released, introducing the character of Bugs Bunny.

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Movies

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The Lady in Question

The Lady in Question

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Brian Aherne, Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Irene Rich

Lucky Partners

Lucky Partners

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Ronald Colman, Ginger Rogers, Jack Carson, Spring Byington

The Ranger and the Lady

The Ranger and the Lady

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Julie Bishop, Harry Woods

Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Greer Garson, Laurence Olivier, Mary Boland, Edna May Oliver

Country: United States of America

They Drive by Night

They Drive by Night

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: George Raft, Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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TV Series

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Videogames

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 27, 1940?

On July 27, 1940 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is July 27, 1940?

On July 27, 1940 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 27, 1940?

On July 27, 1940 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 27, 1940?

On July 27, 1940 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 27, 1940?

On July 27, 1940 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 27, 1940?

On July 27, 1940 several famous people were born including, Pina Bausch, Gary Kurtz, Troy Perry.