Monday 29 January 1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 29, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Katharine Ross and Kunimitsu Takahashi.
Broadway Melody of 1940, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching Down on the Farm.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 January 1940
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Which were the important events of 29 January 1940 ?
- Katharine Ross: American actress.
- Kunimitsu Takahashi: Japanese motorcycle racer and race car driver.
- Three trains on the Sakurajima Line, in Osaka, Japan, collide and explode while approaching Ajikawaguchi Station. 181 people are killed.