Saturday 30 November 1940
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Glenn English and Federico Arduini.
Go West, directed by Edward Buzzell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
while Mrs. Miniver by Jan Struther was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 November 1940 ?
- Cities for Life Day; 300 cities around the world declare their opposition to the death penalty
- Official End of the Hurricane Season
- Philippines - Andres Bonifacio Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew the apostle
- Also see November 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Barbados - Independence Day (from Britain, 1966)
- Glenn English: (Rep-D-Oklahoma, 1975- ).
- Federico Arduini: Italian singer-songwriter, keyboardist, composer, record producer, known for his work on the moog for Italian television programs in the 1970s and 1980s.
- Pauli Nevala: Finnish javelin thrower.
- Kevin Phillips: American journalist and author.
- Peter Shreeves: Welsh footballer coach and manager.
- Dan Tieman: American basketball player and coach (d. 2012)
- 28th CFL Grey Cup (Game 1): Toronto Balmy Beach defeats Ottawa, 8-2
- 32 U-boats sunk this month (147,000 ton)
- Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz are married in Greenwich, Connecticut.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1940 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Five O'Clock Whistle - Ella Fitzgerald
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