On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1940

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • John Van Druten's "Old Acquaintance" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugene Record, American musician (Chi Lites-Give it Away), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2005)
  • Jorma Kaukonen, American rock guitarist (Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Robert Labine, French-Canadian politician, born in Qu├ębec, Canada