What the sky looked like on September 23, 1940
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 9/23/1940, UK date format: 23/9/1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 23, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Anna Karina and Gerhard Hennige.
Under Texas Skies, directed by George Sherman, 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 September 23, 1940?