Wednesday 31 January 1940
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 31, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jessica Walter and Jessica Walter in Brooklyn.
Broadway Melody of 1940, directed by Norman Taurog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching Down on the Farm.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 31 January 1940
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Which were the important events of 31 January 1940 ?
- Blessed Ludovica
- Saint Geminianus
- Saint Marcella
- Saint Pedro Nolasco
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
- Jessica Walter: Actress.
- Jessica Walter in Brooklyn: New York, USA; actress (Play Misty For Me, Amy Prentiss).
- Stuart Margolin in Davenport: Iowa, USA; actor (Love American Style, The Rockford Files).
- Kitch Christie: South African rugby player and coach (d. 1998).
- 40 U-boats sunk this month (111,000 ton)