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Tuesday 29 October 1940

US date format: 10/29/1940, UK date format: 29/10/1940

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 29, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Frida Boccara and David Brigati. Bitter Sweet, directed by W.S. Van Dyke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940 On TV people were watching Gabby.
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Bitter Sweet

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, George Sanders, Ian Hunter

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Li'l Abner

Directed by: Albert S. Rogell

Starring: Jeff York, Martha O'Driscoll, Mona Ray, Johnnie Morris

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The Mark of Zorro

Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian

Starring: Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Basil Rathbone, Gale Sondergaard

Country: United States of America

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Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Starring: Norma Shearer, Robert Taylor, Conrad Veidt, Alla Nazimova

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Christmas in July

Directed by: Preston Sturges

Starring: Dick Powell, Ellen Drew, Raymond Walburn, Alexander Carr

Country: United States of America

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Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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  • St. Terence of Metz
  • Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
  • Anglican Church - James Hannington
  • St. Zenobius
  • St. Theodore
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  • Secretary of War Henry L Stimson draws first number (158) in first peacetime military draft in US history.
  • The Selective Service System lottery is held in Washington, D.C..
  • November ndash In Cambodia the Khmer Issarak is formed to overthrow the French Army within the nation.

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