On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1940

Historical Events

  • Leidse students strike
  • Nazi Germany began walling off the Jewish Ghetto in Warsaw

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Sidney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Rothermere, English newspaper (Daily Mail and Daily Mirror), dies at 72
1940 Highlights

About November 26, 1940

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius