What the sky looked like on September 11, 1940
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 9/11/1940, UK date format: 11/9/1940
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 11, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Brian de Palma and Brian De Palma.
Kleider machen Leute, directed by Helmut Käutner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..