What Happened on December 7, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 28th CFL Grey Cup (Game 2): Toronto Balmy Beach defeats Ottawa, 12-5
  • North Africa: British counter offensive under general O'Connor
  • The first prototype Fairey Barracuda flew

Famous Birthdays

  • Kumar Shahani, writer/director (Kasbam Tarang, Maya Darpan)
  • Stan Boardman, English comedian

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Mexican painters Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo remarry in San Francisco (divorced 1939)

Painter Diego Rivera
Diego Rivera