On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1940

Historical Events

  • Russian troops conquer Lasi Island
  • Walt Disney's animated movie "Pinocchio" released

Famous Birthdays

  • Jermyn P Brooks, CEO (Price Waterhouse Europe)
  • Peter Fonda, American actor (Easy Rider, Lilith, Wild Angels, Trip), born in NYC, New York
1940 Highlights

About February 23, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces