On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1940

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPatrick Stewart

Patrick Stewart, English actor (Picard-Star Trek Next Generation, Charles Xavier-X-men), born in Mirfield, Yorkshire, England

  • Paul Prudhomme, cajun chef (K-Paul), born in Opelousas. Louisiana (d. 2015)
1940 Highlights

About July 13, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer