On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1939

Historical Events

  • First air conditioned automobile (Packard) exhibited, Chicago, Illinois
  • US allows "cash & carry" arms sales during WW II

Famous Weddings

Phyllis Diller

Actress and comedian Phyllis Diller (22) weds inspector Sherwood Diller in Covington, Kentucky

Comedienne and Actress Phyllis Diller
Comedienne and Actress
Phyllis Diller

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Arnold Tournemire, French organist and composer, dies at 69
1939 Highlights

About November 4, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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