What Happened on June 30, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Brenda Starr" cartoon strip, by Dale Messick, 1st appears for the Chicago Tribune Syndicate
  • German troops begin the invasion of the undefended Channel Islands
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Spoelstra, American folk singer (d. 2007)