Birthdays in History in December 1940

Birthdays in History

  • Dec 3 Jeffrey R. Holland, American religious leader
  • Dec 4 Gary Gilmore, American murderer, born in McCamey, Texas (d. 1977)
  • Dec 5 Peter Pohl, Swedish writer, born in Hamburg, Germany
  • Dec 6 Lawrence Bergman, Quebec politician
  • Dec 10 William Fred Dempster, crew member (Biosphere 2), born in Berkeley, California
  • Dec 12 Sharad Pawar, Indian politician (founded Nationalist Congress Party in 1999), born in Baramati, Bombay Presidency, British India
  • Dec 14 Lex Gold, Scottish football , born in Lanark, Scotland
  • Dec 17 Kåre Valebrokk, Norwegian journalist
  • Dec 18 Bramwell Morrison, member of Sharon, Lois & Bram
  • Dec 23 Robert Labine, French-Canadian politician, born in Québec, Canada
  • Dec 24 Anthony S. Fauci, American immunologist, born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • Dec 25 Frans Moor, Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • Dec 26 Harmen Siezen, Dutch TV-journal host
  • Dec 26 Edward C. Prescott, American economist, Nobel laureate
  • Dec 29 Brigitte Kronauer, German author (The Scheik of Aachen), born in Essen, Germany
  • Dec 31 Oleg Anatolyevich Yakovlev, Russian cosmonaut, born in Leningrad

About December 1940

How Old? 78 years old
Generation: Traditionalist or Silent Generation

Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius