December 9, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • British assault on Benghazi, Libya: first major allied offensive in North Africa
  • Illegal Jewish immigrants to Haifa are deported to Mauritius
  • South Australia all out for 47 v NSW, O'Reilly 5-11

Deaths in History

  • Maletti, Italian general, dies in battle