On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark White, American politician, lawyer, and 43rd Governor of Texas (1983-7), born in Henderson, Texas (d. 2017)
1940 Highlights

About March 17, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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