On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Fantasia" animated film by Walt Disney, starring Leopold Stokowski and Deems Taylor, is released

Animator Walt Disney
Walt Disney

Famous Birthdays

  • Baby Washington, American singer (Only Those in Love), born in Bamberg, South Carolina
  • Daniel Pilon, Canadian actor, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jack Birkenshaw, English cricketer (England off-spinner 1973-74), born in Rothwell, England
  • Joan Haanappel, Dutch figure skater and sports reporter, born in The Hague, Netherlands