On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1939

Historical Events

Historic Event

Nazi Governor of Poland Hans Frank requires Jewish Poles above the age of 11 years to wear a blue Star of David

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Everett, American soul singer (Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss), born in Greenwood, Mississippi (d. 2001)
1939 Highlights

About November 23, 1939

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

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