On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1940

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

Walt Disney's second feature length movie, "Pinocchio" premieres (NYC)

Animator Walt Disney
Animator
Walt Disney

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Bond, England, actor (Outback, Zulu, Anne of Thousand Days)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Ford, cricketer (5 Tests for England v Australia 1894-95), dies
1940 Highlights

About February 7, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius