Wednesday October 30, 1940

US date format: 10/30/1940, UK date format: 30/10/1940

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 30, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Teresa Hamilton and Ed Lauter in Long Beach. 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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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Marcel
  • Bl. John Slade
  • St. Theonestus
  • St. Talacrian
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Events

  • Cole Porters musical Panama hattie, premieres in New York City

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Movies

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Bitter Sweet

Bitter Sweet

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

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

Li'l Abner

Li'l Abner

Directed by: Albert S. Rogell

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

The Mark of Zorro

The Mark of Zorro

Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian

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

Country: United States of America

Escape

Escape

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

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

Christmas in July

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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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 30, 1940?
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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - Beat Me, Daddy, Eight To The Bar

TV Series

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Gabby

Gabby

Starring: Pinto Colvig

Country: United States of America

Days to next October 30

If October 30, 1940 is your birthday you're 79 years, 9 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 22 days.
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