Historical Events Happened In 1941
Tuesday, 21 April 2015
May 28 In the year 1941 1st night game at Wash DC, Griffith stadium (Yanks 6, Senators 5)
May 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history german capture Kreta
May 30 The Canadian passenger ship SS Nerissa torpedoed off Ireland 73 Cdn. Army personnel lost on this day in history.
May 31 -June 1) 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington Kansas (state record) on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington KS (state record)
May 31 British troops vacate Kreta on this day in history.
May 31 German occupiers forbids Jews access to beach & swimming pools on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1941 31.98 cm (12.59") rainfall, Burlington, Kansas (state 24-hr record)
Jun 01 Germany bans all Catholic publications in the year 1941.
Jun 01 On this day in history 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 In the year 1941 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 In the year 1941 lou Gehrig, 1st baseman (NY Yankee), dies of ALS in Riverdale NY at 37
Jun 03 Attack on telephone exchange in Schiphol on this day in history.
Jun 03 On this day in history author Irving Wallace marries writer Sylvia Kahn
Jun 04 In the year 1941 nazi's forbid Jews access to beach & swimming pools
Jun 04 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1941 45th US Golf Open: Craig Wood shoots a 284 at Colonial Club Ft Worth
Jun 07 Jaime Laredo, Bolivia, violinist (Qn Elisabeth of Belgium prize 1959) in the year 1941.
Jun 07 In the year 1941 palmach units take part in an Allied invasion in Syria.
Jun 08 On this day in history allied forces (largely Australian) enter Syria
Jun 08 On this day in history english & French troop overthrow pro-German Syria
Jun 09 7th Division crosses Litani River in the year 1941.
Jun 09 On this day in history ammunition plant at Fort Smederovo in Belgrade explodes; kills 1,500
Jun 10 Herschel Mayall, actor (Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 78 in the year 1941.
Jun 10 In the year 1941 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