Historical Events In 1940
Sunday, 26 September 2021
Dec 29 Germany begins dropping incendiary bombs on London (WW II) in the year 1940.
Dec 29 Germany begins the bombing of London during WWII, damaging many buildings, such as historic St. Mary's Cathedral on this day in history.
Dec 30 California's 1st freeway, (Arroyo Seco Parkway), opens on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history fritz Volbach, composer, dies at 79
Dec 31 In the year 1940 37 U boats sunk this month (213,000 ton)