On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1939

Historical Events

  • Belgian Spaak government falls

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Mann [Imberman], American pop songwriter ("You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling"), and singer ("Who Put the Bomp In The Bomp, Bomp, Bomp"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Janet Suzman, South African actress (Dry White Season, Nuns on the Run)
1939 Highlights

About February 9, 1939

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius