On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1939

Historical Events

Historic Event

World War II: Pope Pius XII makes a Christmas Eve appeal for peace.

1939 Highlights

About December 24, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn