On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1940

Historical Events

  • Paris evacuates before German advance

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Freeman, American rock, soul and R&B singer ("Do You Want to Dance"), born in Northern California (d. 2017)
1940 Highlights

About June 13, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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