On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1939

Historical Events

  • British Expeditionary Force reaches France

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lord Haw-Haw (William Joyce) becomes radio host of Reichsrundfunk Berlin

Fascist Politician and Nazi Propagandist William Joyce
Fascist Politician and Nazi Propagandist
William Joyce
  • Wehrmacht (German regular army) murders 100 Jews in Lukov Poland
1939 Highlights

About September 19, 1939

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo