What Happened on December 8, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st NFL championship on national radio; Bears beat Redskins 73-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Brant Alyea, American baseball player
  • Jenny Linden, English actress (Hedda, Dr Who & the Daleks)

Famous Deaths

  • George Exton Lloyd, Anglican Bishop and theologian (b. 1861)