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 Rene Koering and Pierre Bilger.
Our Town, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
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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
- Rene Koering: Composer.
- Pierre Bilger: French business leader, notably the CEO of Alstom.
- Lindy Infante: American football player, the head coach of the Indianapolis Colts from 1996-1997.
- Claude Piumi: .
- British and French begin evacuation of Dunkirk (Operation Dynamo)
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