On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Purify [Dickey], American soul singer ("I'm Your Puppet"), born in Tallahassee, Florida (d. 2011)
  • Sam Gooden, rock vocalist (Impressions - "Gypsy Woman"), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
1939 Highlights

About September 2, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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