What Happened on March 8, 1940

Famous Birthdays

Johnny VenturaJohnny Ventura (1940-2021)

merengue and salsa bandleader (“Patacon Pisao”), and politician (Mayor of Santiago, 1998-2002), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic [1]

  • Leslie Isben Rogge, one of FBI's most wanted
  • Susan Clark, actress (Night Moves, Webster), born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • Theo Laseroms [The Tank], Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord)
1940 Highlights

About March 8, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 82 years and 11 months
Leap Year: Yes

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