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
  • Manfred Jung, German operatic tenor (Wagner's heldentenor roles), born in Oberhausen, Germany (d. 2017)
Born in 1940

About July 9, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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