What Happened on December 1, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Matthias Habich, actor (Straight to the Heart, A Corps Perdu)
  • Mike Denness, cricketer (England batsman & captain mid-70s), (d. 2013)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Richard Pryor, American comedian and actor (Lady Sings the Blues, Stir Crazy), born in Pecoria, Illinois (d. 2005)

Comedian and Actor Richard Pryor
Comedian and Actor
Richard Pryor
  • Ron Finn, NHL linesman, born in Toronto, Ontario