What Happened on July 31, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 38 U boats sinks this month (196,000 ton)
  • Riechskommissar Seyss-Inquart bans homosexuals

Famous Birthdays

  • Stanley Jaffe, producer (Fatal Attraction)

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Loretta Young (27) weds advertising executive Tom Lewis at the chapel of St. Paul's Church in Westwood

Famous Deaths

  • Whitney Krakower, US gangster, murderrd by "Bugsy" Siegel