On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1940

Historical Events

  • 1st $64 Question, "Take It or Leave It," on CBS Radio

Famous Birthdays

  • Souleymane Cisse, director (Waati, Yeelen, Finye, Baara)
1940 Highlights

About April 21, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus