What Happened on October 14, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • BMI (Broadcast Music Incorporated) formed
  • German U-47 sinks British battleship HMS Royal Oak, 833 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh Delane Thompson, American PGA golfer (1991 MONY Syracuse), born in Shreveport, Louisiana

Person of interestRalph Lauren

Ralph Lauren, American fashion designer (Chaps, Polo Ralph Lauren), born in The Bronx, New York

Fashion Designer Ralph Lauren
Fashion Designer
Ralph Lauren