What Happened on December 7, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 28th CFL Grey Cup (Game 2): Toronto Balmy Beach defeats Ottawa, 12-5
  • North Africa: British counter offensive under general O'Connor
  • The first prototype Fairey Barracuda flew

Famous Birthdays

  • Kumar Shahani, writer/director (Kasbam Tarang, Maya Darpan)
  • Stan Boardman, English comedian

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Mexican painters Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo remarry in San Francisco (divorced 1939)

Painter Diego Rivera
Diego Rivera
Painter Frida Kahlo
Frida Kahlo