Historical Events For 1941
Sunday, 26 February 2017
May 28 1st night game at Wash DC, Griffith stadium (Yanks 6, Senators 5) in the year 1941.
May 28 British army begins evacuation of Kreta in the year 1941.
May 30 English Army enters Baghdad, chasing pro-German coup government on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1941 first anti semitic measures in Serbia
May 30 German capture Kreta in the year 1941.
May 30 The Canadian passenger ship SS Nerissa torpedoed off Ireland 73 Cdn. Army personnel lost in the year 1941.
May 31 On this day in history -June 1) 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington Kansas (state record)
May 31 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington KS (state record) on this day in history.
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 31.98 cm (12.59") rainfall, Burlington, Kansas (state 24-hr record) in the year 1941.
Jun 01 Germany bans all Catholic publications in the year 1941.
Jun 01 HMS CALCUTTA (AA)sunk in the Eastern Mediterranean, north west of Alexandria, Egypt by 2 bombs from German Ju88 bombers.255 survivors on this day in history.
Jun 01 Hugh S Walpole, British writer (Killer & the Slain), dies on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history 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.
Jun 02 On this day in history lou Gehrig, 1st baseman (NY Yankee), dies of ALS in Riverdale NY at 37
Jun 03 Attack on telephone exchange in Schiphol in the year 1941.
Jun 03 On this day in history author Irving Wallace marries writer Sylvia Kahn
Jun 04 Nazi's forbid Jews access to beach & swimming pools in the year 1941.
Jun 04 In the year 1941 wilhelm II von Hohenzollern, emperor (Germany, 1888-1918), dies
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 1st navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history the first US navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched
Jun 07 45th US Golf Open: Craig Wood shoots a 284 at Colonial Club Ft Worth in the year 1941.
Jun 07 In the year 1941 jaime Laredo, Bolivia, violinist (Qn Elisabeth of Belgium prize 1959)
Jun 07 Palmach units take part in an Allied invasion in Syria in the year 1941.
Jun 08 In the year 1941 allied forces (largely Australian) enter Syria
Jun 08 On this day in history english & French troop overthrow pro-German Syria
Jun 09 In the year 1941 7th Division crosses Litani River
Jun 09 Ammunition plant at Fort Smederovo in Belgrade explodes; kills 1,500 on this day in history.
Jun 10 Herschel Mayall, actor (Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 78 in the year 1941.
Jun 10 On this day in history 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
Jun 11 In the year 1941 2nd great raid on Jews of Amsterdam