What Happened on February 15, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Hamzah Haz, Indonesian politician
  • John Hadl, American College Football HOF quarterback (Uni of Kansas; 4 x AFL All-Star; Pro Bowl 1972, 73; First Team All Pro 1973; AFL C'ship 1963; SD Chargers; LA Rams), born in Lawrence, Kansas (d. 2022)
  • Trygve Madsen, Norwegian pianist and composer (The Dream of the Rhinoceros; Aurora), born in Fredrikstad, Norway
Born in 1940
1940 Highlights

About February 15, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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