What Happened on February 7, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British railways nationalized

Film release premierFilm Premier

Walt Disney's second feature length movie, "Pinocchio" premieres (NYC)

Animator Walt Disney
Walt Disney

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Bond, England, actor (Outback, Zulu, Anne of Thousand Days)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Ford, cricketer (5 Tests for England v Australia 1894-95), dies