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Historical Events For 1940

Monday, 23 October 2017

Nov 30   Lucille Ball and Cuban musician Desi Arnaz were married in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 01   On this day in history richard Pryor actor was born this day  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 02   Gerry Cheevers, NHL goalie (Bruin, longest undefeated streak-32 games) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 05   In the year 1940 boris Ignatyev, Russian footballer and manager  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 05   HMCS Saguenay (Destroyer) first Canadian Warship torpedoed, limps into a British port in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 05   On this day in history jan Kubelik, composer, dies at 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 06   Charlie Hime, cricketer (one Test for S Africa 1895), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 06   Gestapo arrest German resistance fighter/poster artist Helen Ernst on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 07   In the year 1940 28th CFL Grey Cup (Game 2): Toronto Balmy Beach defeats Ottawa, 12-5  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 08   In the year 1940 1st NFL championship on national radio; Bears beat Redskins 73-0  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Dec 08   German Luftwaffe launches massive attack on London on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 09   British assault on Banghazi Libya in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 09   British troops first major offensive in North Africa during WW II in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 09   On this day in history illegal Jewish immigrants to Haifa are deported to Mauritius  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 09   Maletti, Italian general, dies in battle on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 10   In the year 1940 british anti-offensive in Libya (Sidi Barrani)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 11   In the year 1940 russian general Zhukov warns of German assault  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 12   In the year 1940 british troops conquer Sidi el-Barrani  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 13   On this day in history dusty Tapscott, cricket (bro of Doodles, 4&1 in only S Af Test), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 16   On this day in history british air raid on Mannheim  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 16   On this day in history m Eugene F T Dubois, geologist/paleontologist (Wadjakmens), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 17   On this day in history british troops occupies Sollum  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 18   In the year 1940 munitions Minister C.D.Howe and 152 other survivors of the torpedoed lines SS Western Prince arive in Britian  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 20   On this day in history connie Mack acquires controlling interest in the Athletics for $42,000  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 21   F Scott Fitzgerald, author (Zelda), dies of a heart attack at 44 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 22   Nathanael West, [Weinstein], US writer (Cool Million), dies at 37 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 22   On this day in history world War II: Himarë is captured by the Greek army.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 23   In the year 1940 john Van Druten's "Old Acquaintance," premieres in NYC  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 25   Agnes Ayres, actress (Johnny Belinda, Sheik), dies at 42 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 26   In the year 1940 1st-class debut of Arthur Morris, who scores 148  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 27   On this day in history in New York City, Halifax born actress Ruby Keeler and her husband singer Al Jolson divorce after 12 years of marriage  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 27   Jerry Lambert, jockey (rode Native Diver) in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 28   Arthur Morris scores 111 in 2nd innings of 1st game after 148 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Dec 29   Brigitte Kronauer, writer in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In 1940

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Jan 02   S. R. S. Varadhan, Indian-American mathematician was born in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   Thelma Schoonmaker, actress/editor (Casino, Cape Fear, Good Fellas) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   Anthony Skooter Teague, Texas, actor (How to Succeed in Business) was born in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   Brian Josephson, British physicist (Nobel 1973) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   In the year 1940 birth of helmut Jahn, German architect  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   In the year 1940 birth of gao Xingjian, Chinese-born French novelist and dramatist, Nobel laureate  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   Dany Saval, Oakland Calif, actress (Boeing Boeing, Moon Pilot) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of michael O'Donoghue, American writer (d. 1994)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Famous Deaths In 1940

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of panuganti Lakshminarasimha Rao, Indian writer and essayist (b. 1865)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   Conrad Weiss, German writer/poet (Heart of Words), dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   Tina Modotti, [Maria del Carmen], Ital/Mexican communist, dies at 46 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 12   Erich R Jaensch, German psychologist (eidetiek), dies at 56 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 18   In the year 1940 kazimierz P Tetmajer, Polish writer/poet (Young Poland), dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 20   Omar Bundy, U.S. army general (b. 1861) died in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 24   Emile van Bosch, revue/operetta-artist, dies at 52 in the year 1940.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 25   In the year 1940 death of elias Simojoki, Finnish clergyman and politician (b. 1899)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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