Historical Events In 1940
Friday, 04 December 2020
Dec 29 In the year 1940 germany begins dropping incendiary bombs on London (WW II)
Dec 29 In the year 1940 germany begins the bombing of London during WWII, damaging many buildings, such as historic St. Mary's Cathedral.
Dec 30 On this day in history california's 1st freeway, (Arroyo Seco Parkway), opens
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)