Franklin Delano Roosevelt won the 1940 election of November 5th with 55% of the popular vote and 38 of the 48 states. Henry A. Wallace ws named Vice President in place of the conservative Texan John Nance Garner.
Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier(5 November 1913 – 8 July 1967)
Vivien Leigh is best known for her portrayal of the southern belle Scarlett O’Hara with co-star Clark Gable in the 1939 epic civil war drama Gone With The Wind. She won a Best Actress Academy Award for her role in the 1951 film A Streetcar Named Desire.