On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1940

Historical Events

  • 47 German aircraft shot down above England

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Winston Jerome, Sask Canada, 100m runner (Olympic bronze 1964)
  • Lori Burton [Dolores Squeglia], American singer, songwriter and record producer, born in New Haven, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Kollo, composer, dies at 62
1940 Highlights

About September 30, 1940

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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