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January 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 death
5 centenaries
1 transition
71 birthdays

2

1 marriage
1 death
3 centenaries
2 transitions
56 birthdays

3

4 deaths
1 centenary
4 transitions
62 birthdays

4

1 death
44 birthdays

5

1 marriage
1 death
3 centenaries
1 transition
45 birthdays

6

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
2 centenaries
1 transition
48 birthdays

7

1 death
2 centenaries
1 transition
52 birthdays

8

1 death
4 centenaries
1 transition
45 birthdays

9

1 death
1 centenary
47 birthdays

10

1 death
1 election
59 birthdays

11

3 deaths
44 birthdays

12

1 death
2 centenaries
57 birthdays

13

53 birthdays

14

2 births
1 marriage
1 death
3 centenaries
52 birthdays

15

1 death
2 centenaries
42 birthdays

16

3 centenaries
46 birthdays

17

6 centenaries
44 birthdays

18

2 deaths
3 centenaries
1 transition
48 birthdays

19

1 marriage
2 deaths
3 centenaries
1 transition
52 birthdays

20

2 births
2 centenaries
1 transition
40 birthdays

21

1 marriage
1 death
32 birthdays

22

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
2 centenaries
1 transition
68 birthdays

23

2 centenaries
49 birthdays

24

1 death
3 centenaries
50 birthdays

25

1 marriage
1 centenary
49 birthdays

26

2 centenaries
45 birthdays

27

49 birthdays

28

1 birth
2 centenaries
42 birthdays

29

56 birthdays

30

1 death
40 birthdays

31

1 birth
1 death
2 centenaries
55 birthdays


February 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
46 birthdays

2

1 birth
1 death
1 centenary
56 birthdays

3

1 birth
2 deaths
1 centenary
31 birthdays

4

3 deaths
2 centenaries
1 transition
43 birthdays

5

1 marriage
1 death
2 centenaries
61 birthdays

6

2 births
1 death
4 centenaries
1 election
46 birthdays

7

3 centenaries
47 birthdays

8

1 birth
2 deaths
2 centenaries
47 birthdays

9

1 birth
1 centenary
55 birthdays

10

1 birth
1 death
2 centenaries
55 birthdays

11

1 birth
2 centenaries
48 birthdays

12

1 birth
2 centenaries
66 birthdays

13

1 birth
2 deaths
2 centenaries
1 election
44 birthdays

14

1 marriage
1 centenary
60 birthdays

15

2 centenaries
48 birthdays

16

1 birth
1 centenary
49 birthdays

17

1 marriage
1 death
3 centenaries
43 birthdays

18

2 marriages
2 centenaries
43 birthdays

19

2 centenaries
4 elections
46 birthdays

20

1 birth
1 death
1 election
48 birthdays

21

2 births
1 marriage
3 centenaries
44 birthdays

22

1 death
3 centenaries
61 birthdays

23

1 birth
3 centenaries
41 birthdays

24

1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
55 birthdays

25

2 deaths
53 birthdays

26

1 death
2 centenaries
46 birthdays

27

54 birthdays

28

1 centenary
49 birthdays

29

1 birth
1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
13 birthdays


March 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 death
1 centenary
43 birthdays

2

2 deaths
4 centenaries
1 transition
62 birthdays

3

1 marriage
2 centenaries
54 birthdays

4

4 centenaries
46 birthdays

5

1 birth
1 centenary
2 elections
53 birthdays

6

1 death
2 centenaries
54 birthdays

7

1 centenary
45 birthdays

8

2 deaths
1 centenary
1 transition
48 birthdays

9

1 birth
59 birthdays

10

1 centenary
47 birthdays

11

2 deaths
4 centenaries
57 birthdays

12

2 deaths
3 centenaries
49 birthdays

13

1 centenary
47 birthdays

14

2 centenaries
53 birthdays

15

3 centenaries
59 birthdays

16

1 marriage
3 deaths
53 birthdays

17

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
57 birthdays

18

2 centenaries
41 birthdays

19

1 birth
2 centenaries
46 birthdays

20

2 centenaries
56 birthdays

21

1 marriage
1 death
1 transition
37 birthdays

22

1 birth
2 deaths
1 centenary
48 birthdays

23

1 death
1 centenary
53 birthdays

24

1 death
2 centenaries
53 birthdays

25

1 birth
2 centenaries
1 transition
27 birthdays

26

3 births
2 centenaries
61 birthdays

27

2 centenaries
43 birthdays

28

59 birthdays

29

2 centenaries
64 birthdays

30

1 death
6 centenaries
45 birthdays

31

2 births
43 birthdays


April 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 death
4 centenaries
19 elections
51 birthdays

2

1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
4 elections
50 birthdays

3

1 centenary
39 birthdays

4

2 centenaries
1 transition
59 birthdays

5

1 death
1 centenary
45 birthdays

6

1 centenary
40 birthdays

7

3 centenaries
52 birthdays

8

2 deaths
1 centenary
1 transition
42 birthdays

9

1 birth
1 election
41 birthdays

10

5 centenaries
40 birthdays

11

1 death
1 centenary
50 birthdays

12

1 marriage
4 centenaries
57 birthdays

13

1 marriage
1 death
3 centenaries
46 birthdays

14

1 centenary
46 birthdays

15

1 birth
1 death
2 centenaries
1 transition
45 birthdays

16

1 election
48 birthdays

17

1 birth
3 centenaries
51 birthdays

18

3 centenaries
51 birthdays

19

1 death
2 centenaries
1 election
41 birthdays

20

1 birth
2 centenaries
44 birthdays

21

1 birth
3 deaths
1 centenary
41 birthdays

22

1 centenary
35 birthdays

23

38 birthdays

24

3 centenaries
40 birthdays

25

1 death
3 centenaries
37 birthdays

26

1 death
1 centenary
47 birthdays

27

2 centenaries
56 birthdays

28

1 death
1 centenary
46 birthdays

29

1 birth
1 death
3 centenaries
1 transition
44 birthdays

30

2 deaths
1 centenary
35 birthdays


May 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

2 marriages
2 deaths
2 centenaries
48 birthdays

2

1 birth
2 centenaries
56 birthdays

3

1 marriage
1 centenary
36 birthdays

4

2 centenaries
46 birthdays

5

1 death
47 birthdays

6

1 marriage
1 death
2 centenaries
46 birthdays

7

2 deaths
1 centenary
38 birthdays

8

1 centenary
50 birthdays

9

1 death
1 centenary
43 birthdays

10

2 centenaries
49 birthdays

11

2 centenaries
47 birthdays

12

3 centenaries
61 birthdays

13

1 death
2 centenaries
43 birthdays

14

2 deaths
3 centenaries
2 elections
56 birthdays

15

1 birth
2 centenaries
53 birthdays

16

1 marriage
2 deaths
1 centenary
1 transition
49 birthdays

17

1 birth
2 centenaries
45 birthdays

18

2 centenaries
41 birthdays

19

1 centenary
48 birthdays

20

3 centenaries
55 birthdays

21

1 centenary
2 elections
45 birthdays

22

1 birth
36 birthdays

23

1 death
4 centenaries
43 birthdays

24

2 centenaries
1 transition
33 birthdays

25

1 centenary
43 birthdays

26

2 centenaries
40 birthdays

27

1 centenary
37 birthdays

28

1 birth
1 centenary
52 birthdays

29

1 marriage
42 birthdays

30

1 death
1 centenary
50 birthdays

31

2 deaths
1 centenary
2 transitions
46 birthdays


June 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 death
3 centenaries
50 birthdays

2

45 birthdays

3

1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
36 birthdays

4

1 birth
1 centenary
45 birthdays

5

2 centenaries
31 birthdays

6

2 births
2 centenaries
43 birthdays

7

1 birth
1 centenary
37 birthdays

8

1 marriage
39 birthdays

9

1 birth
1 marriage
41 birthdays

10

1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
48 birthdays

11

3 centenaries
35 birthdays

12

5 centenaries
54 birthdays

13

1 centenary
30 birthdays

14

1 birth
2 centenaries
52 birthdays

15

1 marriage
50 birthdays

16

1 birth
4 centenaries
43 birthdays

17

1 centenary
1 election
53 birthdays

18

3 centenaries
48 birthdays

19

1 centenary
52 birthdays

20

1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
43 birthdays

21

2 marriages
1 death
1 centenary
40 birthdays

22

2 marriages
1 centenary
50 birthdays

23

1 birth
1 death
2 centenaries
55 birthdays

24

1 birth
2 deaths
58 birthdays

25

2 deaths
41 birthdays

26

1 death
5 centenaries
49 birthdays

27

36 birthdays

28

1 marriage
2 centenaries
50 birthdays

29

1 birth
2 marriages
2 centenaries
48 birthdays

30

52 birthdays


July 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

50 birthdays

2

3 deaths
47 birthdays

3

1 birth
2 centenaries
42 birthdays

4

2 births
4 centenaries
50 birthdays

5

1 birth
1 death
3 centenaries
47 birthdays

6

1 birth
1 death
1 centenary
47 birthdays

7

2 births
1 death
1 centenary
59 birthdays

8

1 birth
51 birthdays

9

3 centenaries
49 birthdays

10

1 birth
1 centenary
45 birthdays

11

1 death
1 centenary
47 birthdays

12

1 death
47 birthdays

13

1 birth
1 marriage
2 centenaries
41 birthdays

14

1 death
3 centenaries
43 birthdays

15

2 centenaries
56 birthdays

16

1 birth
2 centenaries
56 birthdays

17

1 marriage
4 centenaries
49 birthdays

18

1 birth
49 birthdays

19

1 centenary
38 birthdays

20

1 marriage
1 centenary
61 birthdays

21

1 birth
2 deaths
1 centenary
1 transition
49 birthdays

22

1 death
3 centenaries
1 transition
44 birthdays

23

1 centenary
53 birthdays

24

1 birth
1 marriage
1 centenary
53 birthdays

25

1 birth
1 death
5 centenaries
42 birthdays

26

1 centenary
62 birthdays

27

2 centenaries
43 birthdays

28

1 marriage
1 centenary
39 birthdays

29

58 birthdays

30

2 births
3 centenaries
38 birthdays

31

1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
46 birthdays


August 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

2 centenaries
45 birthdays

2

1 death
1 transition
45 birthdays

3

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
2 centenaries
1 election
51 birthdays

4

2 centenaries
56 birthdays

5

1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
41 birthdays

6

1 death
1 centenary
3 elections
67 birthdays

7

1 birth
1 death
4 centenaries
1 transition
46 birthdays

8

1 birth
3 centenaries
1 transition
47 birthdays

9

2 deaths
1 centenary
56 birthdays

10

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
3 centenaries
65 birthdays

11

1 birth
1 centenary
47 birthdays

12

1 centenary
44 birthdays

13

1 marriage
1 centenary
1 election
49 birthdays

14

1 marriage
2 deaths
2 centenaries
56 birthdays

15

1 death
2 centenaries
54 birthdays

16

1 death
4 centenaries
43 birthdays

17

1 birth
1 marriage
3 centenaries
52 birthdays

18

1 death
45 birthdays

19

2 deaths
1 centenary
1 transition
51 birthdays

20

2 births
2 centenaries
58 birthdays

21

1 death
54 birthdays

22

1 death
2 centenaries
55 birthdays

23

4 centenaries
51 birthdays

24

1 centenary
48 birthdays

25

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
41 birthdays

26

1 marriage
2 deaths
1 centenary
1 transition
48 birthdays

27

7 centenaries
54 birthdays

28

1 birth
1 centenary
53 birthdays

29

1 death
48 birthdays

30

2 deaths
1 centenary
48 birthdays

31

3 marriages
1 death
2 transitions
58 birthdays


September 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 birth
3 deaths
1 centenary
61 birthdays

2

1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
45 birthdays

3

2 deaths
53 birthdays

4

2 centenaries
53 birthdays

5

1 centenary
55 birthdays

6

1 centenary
1 transition
52 birthdays

7

2 marriages
2 centenaries
54 birthdays

8

1 death
2 centenaries
51 birthdays

9

2 deaths
3 centenaries
2 elections
42 birthdays

10

1 death
2 centenaries
8 elections
56 birthdays

11

2 births
3 centenaries
45 birthdays

12

1 birth
1 death
1 centenary
49 birthdays

13

3 centenaries
55 birthdays

14

1 birth
2 marriages
53 birthdays

15

2 deaths
1 centenary
3 transitions
57 birthdays

16

51 birthdays

17

2 centenaries
47 birthdays

18

1 birth
1 marriage
2 deaths
51 birthdays

19

2 centenaries
53 birthdays

20

2 births
3 centenaries
46 birthdays

21

1 death
2 centenaries
55 birthdays

22

2 centenaries
55 birthdays

23

1 marriage
2 deaths
4 centenaries
47 birthdays

24

1 birth
1 centenary
58 birthdays

25

1 birth
1 centenary
47 birthdays

26

1 birth
1 death
3 centenaries
1 transition
40 birthdays

27

3 centenaries
38 birthdays

28

3 centenaries
55 birthdays

29

55 birthdays

30

1 death
3 centenaries
53 birthdays


October 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 birth
1 death
5 centenaries
56 birthdays

2

4 centenaries
57 birthdays

3

1 centenary
46 birthdays

4

1 marriage
1 centenary
38 birthdays

5

2 marriages
1 death
2 centenaries
44 birthdays

6

1 birth
5 deaths
1 centenary
2 transitions
55 birthdays

7

2 births
1 death
1 centenary
1 transition
49 birthdays

8

2 marriages
1 death
1 centenary
64 birthdays

9

1 birth
2 centenaries
50 birthdays

10

3 centenaries
71 birthdays

11

49 birthdays

12

2 deaths
2 centenaries
43 birthdays

13

1 marriage
4 centenaries
42 birthdays

14

3 centenaries
41 birthdays

15

1 centenary
68 birthdays

16

1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
57 birthdays

17

1 birth
1 death
2 centenaries
61 birthdays

18

3 centenaries
46 birthdays

19

2 centenaries
41 birthdays

20

2 marriages
1 centenary
43 birthdays

21

2 births
2 deaths
3 centenaries
46 birthdays

22

1 death
2 centenaries
36 birthdays

23

1 death
1 centenary
48 birthdays

24

1 death
2 centenaries
41 birthdays

25

1 centenary
53 birthdays

26

1 death
49 birthdays

27

1 centenary
49 birthdays

28

1 death
3 centenaries
46 birthdays

29

1 birth
3 centenaries
53 birthdays

30

1 centenary
41 birthdays

31

1 death
2 centenaries
1 transition
52 birthdays


November 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

1 death
1 centenary
50 birthdays

2

1 centenary
51 birthdays

3

1 birth
1 death
1 transition
50 birthdays

4

1 centenary
43 birthdays

5

1 birth
1 death
3 centenaries
159 elections
52 birthdays

6

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
49 birthdays

7

1 death
1 centenary
53 birthdays

8

1 death
3 centenaries
1 transition
47 birthdays

9

1 death
1 centenary
48 birthdays

10

2 deaths
1 transition
50 birthdays

11

1 birth
1 death
61 birthdays

12

2 centenaries
1 transition
57 birthdays

13

47 birthdays

14

1 death
2 centenaries
43 birthdays

15

1 centenary
56 birthdays

16

4 centenaries
34 birthdays

17

1 centenary
57 birthdays

18

1 death
2 centenaries
45 birthdays

19

2 centenaries
43 birthdays

20

3 centenaries
54 birthdays

21

3 deaths
1 centenary
53 birthdays

22

1 birth
1 centenary
66 birthdays

23

1 centenary
49 birthdays

24

1 death
5 centenaries
43 birthdays

25

1 centenary
43 birthdays

26

6 centenaries
52 birthdays

27

1 death
3 centenaries
50 birthdays

28

1 marriage
1 centenary
47 birthdays

29

1 death
3 centenaries
51 birthdays

30

2 births
1 death
5 centenaries
55 birthdays


December 1940
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

1

42 birthdays

2

1 death
2 centenaries
1 election
48 birthdays

3

2 centenaries
53 birthdays

4

1 centenary
1 transition
32 birthdays

5

1 birth
1 death
2 centenaries
49 birthdays

6

3 deaths
2 centenaries
1 transition
52 birthdays

7

1 marriage
49 birthdays

8

7 centenaries
51 birthdays

9

2 deaths
1 centenary
1 transition
60 birthdays

10

1 marriage
1 transition
51 birthdays

11

1 death
3 centenaries
2 transitions
47 birthdays

12

2 centenaries
46 birthdays

13

1 death
3 centenaries
43 birthdays

14

4 centenaries
51 birthdays

15

2 births
1 death
1 centenary
48 birthdays

16

1 birth
1 death
4 centenaries
54 birthdays

17

1 marriage
4 deaths
1 centenary
60 birthdays

18

1 centenary
52 birthdays

19

2 deaths
2 centenaries
54 birthdays

20

1 birth
1 marriage
1 death
1 centenary
56 birthdays

21

2 marriages
67 birthdays

22

1 birth
1 centenary
43 birthdays

23

1 death
2 centenaries
38 birthdays

24

2 centenaries
45 birthdays

25

3 centenaries
60 birthdays

26

1 birth
2 marriages
3 centenaries
38 birthdays

27

1 marriage
2 centenaries
43 birthdays

28

1 birth
2 centenaries
44 birthdays

29

1 marriage
1 death
54 birthdays

30

1 death
1 centenary
41 birthdays

31

1 marriage
2 centenaries
1 transition
40 birthdays


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Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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