On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Haing S Ngor, Cambodian-American obstetrician, author, refugee and actor (The Killing Fields), born in Samrong Yong, Cambodia (d. 1996)
  • Jorge Ben Jor, Brazilian musician
  • William Ritchie, vice-chancellor (Lancaster U)
1940 Highlights

About March 22, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries