Sunday 31 March 1940
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on March 31, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Patrick J Leahy American politician (Senator-Democrat-Vermont and Jim Criner.
Dark Command, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching NBC News (1940 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 31 March 1940
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Which were the important events of 31 March 1940 ?
- Saint Cornelia
- CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
- Freedom Day in Malta.
- Saint Amos
- Saint Benjamin
- Blessed Hendrik Werner
- Saint Balbina of Rome
- New Jersey - Thomas Mundy Peterson Day.
- Jim Criner: WLAF head coach (Scottish Claymores).
- Patrick J Leahy American politician (Senator-Democrat-Vermont: 1975-).
- Brian Ackland-Snow: English production designer and art director (d. 2013).
- Barney Frank: American lawyer and politician.
- Patrick Leahy: American lawyer and politician.
- Karelo-Finnish SSR becomes 12th Soviet republic (lasts until 1956).
- WWII: Commerce raiding