What Happened on February 2, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Frank Sinatra's singing debut in Indianapolis (Tommy Dorsey Orchestra)

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan "Tea" Caddy, rock guitarist (Tornados-Globetrotter)
  • Alan Caddy, English musician (The Tornados), born in London (d. 2000)
  • David Jason, English actor
  • Thomas M[ichael] Disch, American sci-fi author (Genocides, 102 H-Bombs)
  • Vsevolod Meyerhold [Karl Kasimir Theodor], Russian theatrical director and actor (Houligan), executed during the Great Purge at 65
  • Wayne Fontes, American football coach