Monday 29 April 1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 29, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Peter A Diamond and Stephanos of Tallinn .
I Was an Adventuress, directed by Gregory Ratoff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 April 1940
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Which were the important events of 29 April 1940 ?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
- Greenery Day (1989-2006).
- Sh?wa Day (2007 - Day of Showa period, which is reigned by Emperor Hirohito)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Bah�'f Faith - The ninth day of the Festival of Ridv�n.
- Saint Catherine of Siena
- Saint Wilfred the Younger
- Saint Peter of Verona
Famous Birthdays:29 April
- 1st radio broadcast of Young Dr Malone on CBS
- Norwegian King Haakon and government flee to England.