What Happened on November 4, 1940

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Eggs & cake rationed in Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Delbert McClinton, singer (Gonna Find a Good Woman), born in Lubbock, Texas

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

American author and journalist "The Old Man and the Sea" Ernest Hemingway divorces 2nd wife Pauline Pfeiffer


Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Manuel Azaña, Prime Minister of Spain (1931-33) and 2nd President of the Spanish Republic (1936-39), dies of a heart attack at 60 while in exile in France

President of the Spanish Republic Manuel Azaña
President of the Spanish Republic
Manuel Azaña