On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Fabrizio de André, Italian singer-songwriter (Storia di un impiegato), born in Genoa, Italy (d. 1999)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Molecular biologist Francis Crick (23) weds Ruth Doreen Dodd

Molecular biologist Francis Crick
Molecular biologist
Francis Crick

1940 Highlights

About February 18, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius