On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1939

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • First animal conceived by artificial insemination (rabbit) displayed
  • First jet plane, Heinkel He 178, demonstrated to German Air Ministry
  • Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Sertum laetitiae

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Bosson, actress (Fay-Hill St Blues, Hooperman), born in Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania