On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Beverlee McKinsey, American actress (Iris-Another World, Guiding Light), born in McAlester, Oklahoma (d. 2008)
1940 Highlights

About August 9, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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