September 11, 1940 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • -12] Buckingham Palace damaged by German bombs
  • 54th US Postmaster General: Frank C Walker of Pa takes office
  • Anton Mussert establishes Dutch SS
  • George Stibitz pioneers the first remote operation of a computer.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler begins operation Seelöwe (Sealion - aborted invasion England)

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Birthdays in History

  • Robert Palmer, last CEO of Digital Equipment Corporation
  • Theodore Olson, U.S. Solicitor General