What Happened on January 31, 1940

Historical Events

  • C Turney & J Horwin's "My Dear Children" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Stuart Margolin, American Emmy Award-winning actor (The Rockford Files - "Angel"; Love American Style), and director, born in Davenport, Iowa (d. 2022) [1]
Born in 1940

Famous Deaths

  • René "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56
1940 Highlights

About January 31, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius