On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • S. R. S. Varadhan, Indian-American mathematician

Famous Weddings

  • Archibald Campbell Mzoliza Jordan, Xhosa writer, linguist and academic and outspoken critic of the South African National Party government's Bantu Education policy, marries Priscilla Phyllis Ntantla.