Monday 27 May 1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include René Koering and Lindy Infante.
Our Town, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
while Mrs. Miniver by Jan Struther was one of the best selling books.
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- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
- Pope John I
- Saint Julius the Veteran
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
- Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
- Children's Day in Nigeria
- René Koering
- Lindy Infante: American football player, the head coach of the Indianapolis Colts from 1996-1997.
- Pierre Bilger: French business leader, notably the CEO of Alstom.
- Rene Koering: Composer.
- Claude Piumi
- British and French begin evacuation of Dunkirk (Operation Dynamo)
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