Monday December 09, 1940
US date format: 12/9/1940, UK date format: 9/12/1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 9, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Sammy Strain and Clancy Eccles.
Flight Command, directed by Frank Borzage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
On TV people were watching Gabby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 09, 1940?
- Anti-Corruption Day 
- Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
- Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
- Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
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- British assault on Banghazi Libya.
- World War II: Operation Compass : British and Indian troops under the command of Major-General Richard O'Connor attack Italian forces near Sidi Barrani in Egypt.
- Maletti: Italian General, dies in battle.
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Days to next December 09If December 09, 1940 is your birthday you're 80 years, 1 month, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 13 days.
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 09, 1940?
On December 09, 1940 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is December 09, 1940?
On December 09, 1940 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 09, 1940?
On December 09, 1940 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 09, 1940?
On December 09, 1940 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 09, 1940?
On December 09, 1940 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 09, 1940?
On December 09, 1940 several famous people were born including, Sammy Strain, Clancy Eccles, Gianni Cavina.
Which famous people died on December 09, 1940?
Famous people died on December 09, 1940 include, Maletti.