On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1940

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russian general Georgy Zhukov warns of German assault

Marshal of the Soviet Union Georgy Zhukov
Marshal of the Soviet Union
Georgy Zhukov

Famous Birthdays

  • Donna Mills, American actress (Knots Landing, Incident), born in Chicago, Illinois
1940 Highlights

About December 11, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius