On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1940

Historical Events

  • Karelo-Finnish SSR becomes 12th Soviet republic (until 1956)

Famous Birthdays

  • Barney Frank, (Rep-D-MA, 1981- )
  • Patrick Leahy, American politician (Senator-D-Vermont, 1975- ), born in Montpelier, Vermont
1940 Highlights

About March 31, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 81 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries