On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1939

Historical Events

  • Battle of Kutno-pocket: Germans advance to Warsaw
  • British submarine Triton torpedoes British submarine Oxley
  • Iraq and Saudi Arabia declare war on Nazi Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Geschke, American inventor and businessman (Adobe Systems Inc.), born in Cleveland, Ohio
1939 Highlights

About September 11, 1939

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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