On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1940

Historical Events

  • 1941 NFL Draft: Tom Harmon from University of Michigan first pick by Chicago Bears
  • British anti-offensive in Libya (Sidi Barrani)

Famous Birthdays

  • William Fred Dempster, crew member (Biosphere 2), born in Berkeley, California
1940 Highlights

About December 10, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius