What Happened on January 9, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 2 German officers make emergency landing in Belgium
  • J Thurber & E Nugent's "Male Animal" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Downing, American singer (d. 2005)
  • Barbara Buczek, composer
  • Jimmy Boyd, McComb Mo, singer/actor (Howard-Bachelor Father)
  • Ruth Dreifuss, Swiss politician