What Happened on December 31, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 37 U boats sunk this month (213,000 ton)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mani Neumeier, German musician (Guru Guru)
  • Oleg Anatolyevich Yakovlev, Russian cosmonaut

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Bette Davis (32) weds New England innkeeper Arthur Farnsworth at 15,000-acre ranch in Lake Montezuma, Arizona

Actress Bette Davis
Bette Davis