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Friday 27 October 1939

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 27, 1939). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include John Cleese and Jean Djorkaeff. Drums Along the Mohawk, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939 On TV people were watching Come and Be Televised.
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What the sky looked like on 27 October 1939

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Drums Along the Mohawk

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Henry Fonda, Edna May Oliver, Eddie Collins

Country: United States

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Danger Flight

Directed by: Howard Bretherton

Starring: John Trent, Marjorie Reynolds, Milburn Stone, Jason Robards Sr.

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Moon Over Harlem

Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer

Starring: Buddy Harris, Cora Green, Izinetta Wilcox, Earl Gough

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The Roaring Twenties

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Starring: James Cagney, Humphrey Bogart, Priscilla Lane, Gladys George

Country: United States

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The Cat and the Canary

Directed by: Elliott Nugent

Starring: Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, John Beal, Douglass Montgomery

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Come and Be Televised

Starring: Jasmine Bligh, Bruce Forsyth

Major League Baseball on NBC

Starring: Bob Costas, Joe Garagiola, Tony Kubek, Vin Scully

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 October 1939 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Namatius
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
  • Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • St. Desiderius
  • R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 27, 1939 - Geocentric view

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