What Happened on September 6, 1940

Historical Events

  • Crown prince Michael succeeds Carol II as king of Romania
  • Former French Commander-in-Chief Army General Maurice Gamelin and other military leaders arrested for their malfeasance [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • Jackie Trent, English singer-songwriter ("Neighbours" theme) and actress, born in Newcastle-under-Lyme (d. 2015)
Born in 1940

About September 6, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 83 years and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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