What Happened on March 7, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Mont Canadiens lose record tying NHL 15th straight game at home

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ray Steele beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

Hall of Fame American Football Player Bronko Nagurski
Hall of Fame American Football Player
Bronko Nagurski

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel J Travanti, actor (Frank Furillo-Hill St Blues), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Harald Gerlach, writer
  • Rudi [Rudolf] Dutschke, German student leader (Glasnost Berlin)
  • Viktor Petrovich Savinykh, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz T-4, T-13, TM-5)