On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday

Article: 'Hitler Will Have to Break Us or Lose the War'

Historical Events

  • 3rd NFL All Star Game: Chicago Bears beats NFL All-Stars, 28-14
  • Germany drops its 1st incendiary bombs on London during the Blitz

Famous Birthdays

  • Brigitte Kronauer, German author (The Scheik of Aachen), born in Essen, Germany
  • Peter Koelewijn, Dutch musician & songwriter (Come off that Roof), born in Eindhoven, Netherlands