Thursday November 28, 1940

US date format: 11/28/1940, UK date format: 28/11/1940

The day of the week was Thursday, under the astrological sign of Sagittarius (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on November 28, 1940).

Famous birthdays on this day include Clem Curtis and Paul Schell.

The number one song in US was Five O'Clock Whistle by Ella Fitzgerald.

The Philadelphia Story, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1940

On TV people were watching Gabby.

The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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November 28, 1940 Events

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  • Cleveringa arrested by Nazis

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November 28, 1940 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If November 28, 1940 is your birthday you are 82 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on November 28.

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November 28, 1940 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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The Philadelphia Story

The Philadelphia Story

Release year: 1940

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey

Country: United States of America

Go West

Go West

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Edward Buzzell

Starring: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, John Carroll

Country: United States of America

The Son of Monte Cristo

The Son of Monte Cristo

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Rowland V. Lee

Starring: Louis Hayward, Joan Bennett, George Sanders, Florence Bates

Spare a Copper

Spare a Copper

Release year: 1940

Directed by: John Paddy Carstairs

Starring: George Formby, Dorothy Hyson, George Merritt, John Warwick

The Bank Dick

The Bank Dick

Release year: 1940

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: W.C. Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Evelyn Del Rio

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 28, 1940?
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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - Five O'Clock Whistle
Sport Games on November 28, 1940

Sport Games on November 28, 1940


NFL

American Football
  • Pittsburgh Pirates - Philadelphia Eagles : 0 - 7
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TV Series

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Gabby

Gabby

Release year: 1940

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

If November 28, 1940 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1940?

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 28, 1940?

On November 28, 1940 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is November 28, 1940?

On November 28, 1940 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on November 28, 1940?

On November 28, 1940 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 28, 1940?

On November 28, 1940 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 28, 1940?

On November 28, 1940 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 28, 1940?

On November 28, 1940 several famous people were born including, Clem Curtis, Paul Schell, Bruce Channel.

Which famous people died on November 28, 1940?

Famous people died on November 28, 1940 include, Nicolae Iorga.