On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1940

Historical Events

  • Estonia is annexed into Soviet empire

Famous Birthdays

  • Louise Sorel, actress (BS I Love You, Crimes of Passion), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mukhu Aliyev, Russian politician, President of Dagestan
1940 Highlights

About August 6, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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