What Happened on October 19, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerzy Kulej, Polish light welterweight boxer (Olympic gold 1964, 68), born in Częstochowa, Poland (d. 2012)

Michael GambonMichael Gambon (82 years old)

Irish-English actor (The Singing Detective, Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter film series), born in Dublin, Ireland


1940 Highlights

About October 19, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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