On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed Budde, American AFL and NFL guard (Pro Bowl 1970-71; Super Bowl 1970; KC Chiefs), born in Highland Park, Michigan
  • Gigi Proletti, Italian actor, director and singer (Alleluja brava gente), born in Rome, Italy
  • Jim Bakken, American NFL punter and place kicker (Pro Bowl 1965, 67, 75-76; St. Louis Cardinals), born in Madison, Wisconsin
1940 Highlights

About November 2, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio