On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1940

Historical Events

Historic Event

Clermont-Ferrand sentences General Charles de Gaulle to death

  • KL-House of saxon & commandos focus on Gross Rosen, Silesia
1940 Highlights

About August 2, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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