On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Fauci, American immunologist (White House Coronavirus COVID-19 taskforce), born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • Paul Tagliabue, NFL commissioner (1989- ), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Sharon Farrell, American actress (Lori-Hawaii 5-0, Young & Restless), born in Sioux City, Iowa
1940 Highlights

About December 24, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn