What Happened on September 7, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • German Luftwaffe blitz London for 1st of 57 consecutive nights
  • Luftwaffe loses 41 bombers above England
  • Treaty of Craiova: Romania loses Southern Dobrudja to Bulgaria.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dario Argento, director (Creepers, Deep Red, Tenebrae)

Famous Deaths

  • Edmund Rumpler, Austria auto/airplane builder, dies