- 12 German aircrafts shot down above England
- French Vichy regime proclaims end of "Statute of the Jews"
- Alberto Vilar, Cuban-American investor and philanthropist
- Silvio Marzolini, Argentine soccer defender (28 caps; Boca Juniors), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Vic Hadfield, Canadian ice hockey left wing (1,004 NHL games; NY Rangers, Pittsburgh Penguins), born in Oakville, Ontario