On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1940

Historical Events

  • Allied troops land in Norway
  • RCA demonstrated its new electron microscope in Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • Patricia Bruder, American actress (Ellen-As the World Turns), born in Brooklyn, New York
1940 Highlights

About April 14, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries