September 7, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

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

Birthdays in History

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

Deaths in History

  • Edmund Rumpler, Austria auto/airplane builder, dies