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1939
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Bobby Riggs
1939
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Alice Marble
1939
   Palme d'Or winner was   
Union Pacific
Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
1939
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Bobby Riggs
d. Welby van Horn 6-4 6-2 6-4
1939
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Alice Marble
1939
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
John Bromwich
1939
   winner of the Australian Open Women's Singles was   
Emily Wood Westacott
King Ghazi
   died in   
1939 Aged 27 Possibly from Murder
king Iraqi
1939
   World Series Champions were the   
New York Yankees
Swept the Cincinnati Reds
1939
   Time 'Person of the Year' was   
Joseph Stalin
1939
   the winner was   
Nile Kinnick
HB of Iowa
1939
   was the year   
World War II Began
France and the United Kingdom declared war on Germany on September 3, 1939, following the German (surprisingly with Russian agreement) invasion of Poland.
1939
   the winner was   
Patricia Donnelly
Detroit, Michigan
1939
   the winner was   
Frans Eemil Sillanpää
Finland, 1888-1964
1939
   the winner was   
Gone With The Wind
Directed by Victor Fleming for MGM (Selznick)
1939
   the winner was   
Dick Burton
At St Andrews
1939
   winner of The Masters was   
Ralph Guldahl
1939
   the winners were   
Cardiff I
1939
   the winner was   
Simone Passemard-Mathieu
Defeated Jadwiga Jędrzejowska 6-3, 8-6
1939
   was the year   
Sigmund Freud Died
Pioneering psychoanalyst
Catch-22 (1970)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Das Boot (1981)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Based on the book "Das Boot" by Lothar G. Buchheim, which was based on his 1941 experience as a journalist on the German submarine U-96.
Stalingrad
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
The Longest Day
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Saving Private Ryan
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks
Enemy at the Gates
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Fiction but borrows from the construction of the Burma Railway in 1942-43 for its historical setting.
I Was a Male War Bride (1949)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
The Great Escape (1963)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Based on a true story which was the basis of the book by Paul Brickhill - "The Great Escape". Brickhill was one of the great escapees.
Victory (1981)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
1939
      
Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact
Soviet-German non-aggression pact.
Maurice Ascalon
   created the sculpture   
The Scholar, The Laborer and The Toiler of the Soil, 1939
Idel Ianchelevici
   created the sculpture   
L'appel, 1939
1939
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Challedon
George Seabo on board -- Trainer Louis J. Schaefer -- William L. Brann -- 1:59.80
1939
   winner was   
Johnstown
James Stout up, Trainer: Jim Fitzsimmons, Owner: Belair Stud -- 2:29.60
1939
   was won by   
Max Meldrum
For the painting 'The Hon. G. J. Bell, Speaker, House of Representatives'
Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
From Here to Eternity (1953)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Letters From Iwo Jima (2006)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Notorious (1946)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Schindler's List (1993)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Stalag 17 (1953)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
The Dirty Dozen (1967)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
The Guns of Navarone (1961)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
The Thin Red Line (1998)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Twelve O'Clock High (1949)
   features   
Second World War, 1939 - 1945
Charlie Gehringer
   hit a natural cycle on   
May 27, 1939
Detroit Tigers second baseman against the St. Louis Browns in the American League. age 36
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
   won the Grey Cup in   
1939
Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeated Ottawa Rough Riders 8-7 at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, Ontario on December 9, 1939
1939
   was the year   
World War II Began
France and the United Kingdom declared war on Germany on September 3, 1939, following the German (surprisingly with Russian agreement) invasion of Poland.






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