What Happened on January 31, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 40 U-boats sunk this month (111,000 ton)
  • C Turney & J Horwin's "My Dear Children" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Stuart Margolin, Davenport Iowa, actor (Love American Style)

Famous Deaths

  • RenĂ© "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56