On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1940

Historical Events

  • 500 students in Delft demonstrate against Nazis

Famous Birthdays

  • Terry Gilliam, comedy author-animator (Monty Python), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Wacław Rawicz [Berent], Polish biologist and writer, dies at 67
1940 Highlights

About November 22, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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