On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Larry Clinton & his Orchestra record "Limehouse Blues"

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Ellis, American rocker (Fleetwoods), born in Olympia, Washington
  • Christoph Eschenbach, German-born pianist and conductor, born in Breslau, Germany
  • Jimmy Greaves, British broadcaster/soccer player
  • RA Weiss, director (Institute of Cancer Research)
  • V Payne, British headmistress (Malvern Girls' College)