On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Lewis & Hamilton's musical "Two for the Show" premieres in NYC
  • Lodtz, 1st large ghetto established by Nazis in Poland

Famous Birthdays

  • Averil Cameron, British(?) historian
  • Talib Rasul Hakim, composer
  • Ted Koppel, Lancashire England, American journalist (ABC Nightline)