What the sky looked like on July 11, 1940
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 7/11/1940, UK date format: 11/7/1940
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Revaux and Rafael Martinez.
Boys of the City, directed by Joseph H. Lewis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 11, 1940?