On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil Ochs, American anti-war folk singer (Joe Hill, War is Over), born in El Paso, Texas (d. 1976)
1940 Highlights

About December 19, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius