Sunday 31 December 1939, NewYear’s Eve
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Willye White .
The Hunchback of Notre Dame, directed by William Dieterle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939
while Escape by Ethel Vance 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 31 December 1939 ?
- New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
- Willye White: US long jumper (1956 Olympics - Silver Medalist - appeared in 5 Olympics).
- 25 U-boats sunk this month (81,000 ton)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1939 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Man Who Comes Around - Tommy Tucker & His Orchestra
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