What Happened on December 22, 1940

Historical Events

  • World War II: Himarë is captured by the Greek army.

Famous Deaths

  • Nathanael West, American novelist ("Miss Lonelyhearts"; "The Day of the Locust"), dies at 37 in a car crash after running a stop light
1940 Highlights

About December 22, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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