On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1940

Historical Events

  • 8th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-0 at Sportsman's Park, St Louis
  • German Evangelist Church protests against euthanasia pogroms

Famous Birthdays

  • Jair da Costa, Brazilian soccer winger (1 cap; Internazionale), born in Santo André, Brazil
1940 Highlights

About July 9, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer