Thursday 27 June 1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on June 27, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ian Bruce Lang and Erik Erikson.
The Sea Hawk, directed by Michael Curtiz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 June 1940
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 27 June 1940 ?
- National HIV Testing Day in United States
- National Veterans' Day in the United Kingdom 
- Stonewall Day (date of many gay pride celebrations, including those in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto, and Madrid)
- Feast of St Cyril of Alexandria
- Ian Bruce Lang
- Erik Erikson: Anthropologist.
- Ian Lang: Scottish Conservative politician, UK Cabinet Minister and businessman.
- Soviet Army attacks Romania
- USSR returns to the Gregorian calendar.