On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1940

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Connie Mack acquires controlling interest in the Athletics for $42,000

Baseball Legend Connie Mack
Baseball Legend
Connie Mack

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Willis, American jazz pianist & composer, born in NYC, New York
1940 Highlights

About December 20, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius