November 1940

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The following events occurred in November 1940:

November 1, 1940 (Friday)Edit

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November 3, 1940 (Sunday)Edit

November 4, 1940 (Monday)Edit

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November 8, 1940 (Friday)Edit

November 9, 1940 (Saturday)Edit

November 10, 1940 (Sunday)Edit

November 11, 1940 (Monday)Edit

November 12, 1940 (Tuesday)Edit

November 13, 1940 (Wednesday)Edit

November 14, 1940 (Thursday)Edit

November 15, 1940 (Friday)Edit

November 16, 1940 (Saturday)Edit

  • The Warsaw Ghetto was officially sealed, cutting off 380,000 Jews from the rest of the world.[11]
  • The Battle of Korytsa began.
  • The RAF bombed Berlin, Hamburg, Bremen and other cities in retaliation for the Coventry bombing.[3]
  • Germany expelled 70,000 Lorrainers from northeast France.[12]
  • In American college football, the famous Fifth Down Game was played between Cornell and Dartmouth. Cornell appeared to have won 7-3 but officials reviewing game film discovered they had made an error that allowed Cornell an extra down during the final seconds of the game that led to a touchdown. Cornell forfeited the game as a result.
  • Died: Patrick MacSwiney, 54, Irish Catholic priest and scholar

November 17, 1940 (Sunday)Edit

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November 24, 1940 (Sunday)Edit

November 25, 1940 (Monday)Edit

November 26, 1940 (Tuesday)Edit

November 27, 1940 (Wednesday)Edit

November 28, 1940 (Thursday)Edit

November 29, 1940 (Friday)Edit

November 30, 1940 (Saturday)Edit

ReferencesEdit

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  5. ^ Paoletti, Ciro (2008). A Military History of Italy. Praeger Security International. p. 172. ISBN 9780275985059.
  6. ^ Curran, Hugh (November 8, 1940). "De Valera Turns Down British Bid for Bases". Chicago Daily Tribune. Chicago: Chicago Daily Tribune. p. 2.
  7. ^ Wieviorka, Olivier (2009). Orphans of the Republic: The Nation's Legislators in Vichy France. Harvard University Press. p. 110. ISBN 9780674032613.
  8. ^ Dohey, Larry (November 9, 2013). "Newfoundland, one of the 'sally ports' of freedom". Archival Moments. Retrieved December 11, 2015.
  9. ^ Holston, Kim R. (2013). Movie Roadshows: A History and Filmography of Reserved-Seat Limited Showings, 1911-1973. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 94. ISBN 978-0-7864-6062-5.
  10. ^ "Nazis Legalize Dog Meat for Use by Humans". Chicago Daily Tribune. Chicago: Chicago Daily Tribune. November 15, 1940. p. 1.
  11. ^ Arens, Moshe (2011). Flags Over the Warsaw Ghetto: The Untold Story of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. Jerusalem: Gefen Publishing. p. 45. ISBN 9789652295279.
  12. ^ Kitson, Simon (2008). The Hunt for Nazi Spies: Fighting Espionage in Vichy France. University of Chicago Press. p. xviii. ISBN 9780226438955.
  13. ^ Boone, J. C. (2008). Hitler at the Obersalzberg. Xlibris. p. 122. ISBN 9781462813537.
  14. ^ Paxton, Robert O. (2001). Vichy France: Old Guard and New Order 1940-1944. New York: Columbia University Press. p. 55. ISBN 9780231124690.
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  18. ^ Veranneman de Watervliet, Jean-Michel (2014). Belgium in the Second World War. Barnsley: Pen & Sword. p. 84. ISBN 9781783376070.
  19. ^ Sheba, Kimpei (November 26, 1940). "Japan Names Adm. Nomura Envoy to U.S.". Chicago Daily Tribune. Chicago: Chicago Daily Tribune. p. 1.
  20. ^ Tucker, Spencer C. (2010). A Global Chronology of Conflict: From the Ancient World to the Modern Middle East. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, LLC. p. 1917. ISBN 9781851096725.
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  22. ^ "Harmon Polls Record Vote to Win Award". Brooklyn Eagle. Brooklyn. November 28, 1940. p. 15.
  23. ^ Rohwer, Jürgen (2005). Chronology of the War at Sea, 1939-1945. London: Chatham Publishing. p. 50. ISBN 9781591141198.
  24. ^ "1940 - 1949 Army Navy Football". For What They Gave on Saturday Afternoon. Retrieved December 11, 2015.