On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • British Imperial Airways & British Airways merge to form BOAC
  • NY's La Guardia Airport began operations as an airliner from Chicago lands, 1 minute after midnight

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Fox, Canadian politician, member of the Senate
  • Harry Reid, American politician
  • Yael Dayan, Israeli writer and politician