On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1940

Famous Birthdays

Anthony Fauci

Anthony Fauci, American Immunologist (White House COVID-19 taskforce), born in Brooklyn, New York City

Immunologist and Infectious Disease Expert Anthony Fauci
Immunologist and Infectious Disease Expert
Anthony Fauci
  • 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? 80 years and 10 months
Leap Year: Yes

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