On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Wolpe, American politician (Rep-D-MI, 1979-93), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Pauline Neville-Jones, English diplomat, born in Birmingham
  • Richard Serra, American sculptor and video artist, born in San Francisco, California
  • Tom Thacker, American basketball forward (only player to play on NCAA, ABA and NBA C'ship teams), born in Covington, Kentucky
1939 Highlights

About November 2, 1939

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 82 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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