Tuesday 31 December 1940, NewYear’s Eve
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Oleg Anatolyevich Yakovlev and Mani Neumeier.
The Reluctant Dragon, directed by Alfred L. Werker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
while The Sun Is My Undoing by Marguerite Steen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Men at Work.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 31 December 1940 ?
- New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
Famous Birthdays:31 December
- 37 U-boats sunk this month (213,000 ton)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1940 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Yes, My Darling Daughter - Dinah Shore
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