On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1940

Historical Events

  • Australia refuses entry to Dutch Jewish refugees

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Brown, Scottish soccer wing half, coach and administrator (Scotland manager 1993-2001), born in Glasgow, Scotland
1940 Highlights

About July 1, 1940

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer