What Happened on September 5, 1940

Famous Birthdays

  • Lewis Spratlan, American classical composer and Pulitzer Prize winner (Life Is A Dream), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2023)

Raquel WelchRaquel Welch (1940-2023)

American stage and screen (Myra Breckenridge; One Million Years B.C.; 100 Rifles), and nightclub singer, born in Chicago, Illinois [1]

Born in 1940
1940 Highlights

About September 5, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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