On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerzy Kulej, Polish light welterweight boxer (Olympic gold 1964, 68), (d. 2012)
  • Michael Gambon, English actor (Singing Detective, Paris at Night)
1940 Highlights

About October 19, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra