Historical Events For 1941
Thursday, 27 July 2017
May 28 In the year 1941 1st night game at Wash DC, Griffith stadium (Yanks 6, Senators 5)
May 28 In the year 1941 british army begins evacuation of Kreta
May 30 English Army enters Baghdad, chasing pro-German coup government in the year 1941.
May 30 In the year 1941 first anti semitic measures in Serbia
May 30 German capture Kreta in the year 1941.
May 30 In the year 1941 the Canadian passenger ship SS Nerissa torpedoed off Ireland 73 Cdn. Army personnel lost
May 31 -June 1) 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington Kansas (state record) in the year 1941.
May 31 On this day in history 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington KS (state record)
May 31 British troops vacate Kreta in the year 1941.
May 31 On this day in history german occupiers forbids Jews access to beach & swimming pools
Jun 01 In the year 1941 31.98 cm (12.59") rainfall, Burlington, Kansas (state 24-hr record)
Jun 01 On this day in history germany bans all Catholic publications
Jun 01 In the year 1941 hMS CALCUTTA (AA)sunk in the Eastern Mediterranean, north west of Alexandria, Egypt by 2 bombs from German Ju88 bombers.255 survivors
Jun 01 Hugh S Walpole, British writer (Killer & the Slain), dies in the year 1941.
Jun 02 Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis claims baseball's "Iron Horse," Lou Gehrig, in New York. The malady is now often referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease in the year 1941.
Jun 02 In the year 1941 lou Gehrig, 1st baseman (NY Yankee), dies of ALS in Riverdale NY at 37
Jun 03 In the year 1941 attack on telephone exchange in Schiphol
Jun 03 Author Irving Wallace marries writer Sylvia Kahn on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1941 nazi's forbid Jews access to beach & swimming pools
Jun 04 Wilhelm II von Hohenzollern, emperor (Germany, 1888-1918), dies on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1941 cyprus reinforced by Australian troops
Jun 05 Sandor Szabo beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ in the year 1941.
Jun 06 On this day in history 1st navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched
Jun 06 The first US navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched on this day in history.
Jun 07 45th US Golf Open: Craig Wood shoots a 284 at Colonial Club Ft Worth on this day in history.
Jun 07 Jaime Laredo, Bolivia, violinist (Qn Elisabeth of Belgium prize 1959) in the year 1941.
Jun 07 Palmach units take part in an Allied invasion in Syria in the year 1941.
Jun 08 Allied forces (largely Australian) enter Syria in the year 1941.
Jun 08 English & French troop overthrow pro-German Syria on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1941 7th Division crosses Litani River
Jun 09 On this day in history ammunition plant at Fort Smederovo in Belgrade explodes; kills 1,500
Jun 10 On this day in history herschel Mayall, actor (Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 78
Jun 10 Recruitment commenced for the Torres Strait Defence Force to be drawn from the indigenous population of the Torres Strait Islands The Force included the Torres Strait Regiment on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history 2nd great raid on Jews of Amsterdam