On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Catalino "Lino" Brocka, Filipino film director (Macho Dancer, Jaguar), born in Pilar, Sorsogon, Philippines (d. 1991)
  • François de Roubaix, French film score composer, born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France (d. 1975)
  • Vitaliy Davidov, Soviet ice hockey player (Olympic gold 1964, 68, 72), born in Moscow
1939 Highlights

About April 3, 1939

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries