1940

Rulers:

• Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd President of the United States (1933-1945)

Births:

• Bertolucci, Giovanni (1940-2005)

• Caan, James (1940)

• Castle, John (1940)

• Christie, Julie (1940)

Collins, Pauline (1940)

• Cromwell, James (1940)

• De Palma, Brian (1940)

• Fonda, Peter (1940-2019)

Gambon, Michael (1940)

Hedaya, Dan (1940)

• Karina, Anna (1940-2019)

• Pacino, Al (1940)

• Proietti, Gigi (1940)

• Ross, Katharine (1940)

Sheen, Martin (1940)

• Welch, Raquel (1940)

Deaths:

Trotsky, Leon (1879-1940)

Art:

• Derain, André (1880-1954): Nature morte (1938-1943)

Film:

La fille du puisatier (1940)

• Rebecca (1940)

The Philadelphia Story (1940)

Waterloo Bridge (1940)

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