What the sky looked like on September 30, 1940
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 9/30/1940, UK date format: 30/9/1940
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 30, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Luc Steinmetz and Samuel F Pickering.
The Long Voyage Home, directed by John Ford, 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 30, 1940?