What happened this day in history September 7, 1940

What are the important events that happened on September 7, 1940? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

September 7, 1940: Facts & Myths About This Day

September 7, 1940 is the 251st day of the year 1940 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 115 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is August 25, 1940 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘dihectapentacontahenagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $2,838.80. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Virgo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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September 7, 1940 Historical Events

  • 1940
    Treaty of Craiova: Romania loses Southern Dobrudja to Bulgaria.
  • 1940
    World War II: The Blitz – Nazi Germany begins to rain bombs on London. This will be the first of 57 consecutive nights of bombing.

Who were born on September 7, 1940?

  • 1940
    Abdurrahman Wahid, Indonesian politician (d. 2009)
  • 1940
    Dario Argento, Italian film director

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