On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1940

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestFran Tarkenton

Fran Tarkenton, NFL quarterback (NY Giants, Minnesota Vikings), born in Richmond, Virginia

NFL Quarterback Fran Tarkenton
NFL Quarterback
Fran Tarkenton
  • Jim Hartz, newscaster (NBC-TV, Innovations)
1940 Highlights

About February 3, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius