On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1940

Historical Events

Historic Event

Adolf Hitler orders preparations for the invasion of Britain (Operation Sealion)

  • NSB'er Woudenberg appointed as NVV-trustee
1940 Highlights

About July 16, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer