What Happened on June 11, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

King & Queen of England taste 1st "hot dogs" at FDR's party

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt

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