What Happened on August 6, 1940

Historical Events

  • Estonia is annexed into Soviet empire
  • German occupiers in Belgium impose censorship rules on film making and exhibition

Famous Birthdays

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

About August 6, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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