On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Tarbuck, English comedian, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Tom Brokaw, American news anchor (NBC Nightly News 1982-2004), born in Webster, South Dakota
1940 Highlights

About February 6, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius