On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Gallagher, Scottish soccer inside forward (2 caps Republic of Ireland; Celtic, Dumbarton), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2021)
  • Dieter Acker, German composer and pedagogue, born in Sibiu, Romania (d. 2006)
1940 Highlights

About November 3, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio