On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Bond, (Sen-R Missouri)
  • Cookie Rojas, baseball player
  • David Spielberg, Weslaco Tx, actor (Jessica Novak, The Practice)
  • Infanta Margarita of Spain, duchess of Soria
  • Jerry Naylor, Stephenville Tx, rock vocalist (Crickets)

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand von Lindemann, German mathematician (Proving π is a transcendental number), dies at 86
1939 Highlights

About March 6, 1939

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces