Historical Events Happened In 1941
Friday, 24 October 2014
May 28 1st night game at Wash DC, Griffith stadium (Yanks 6, Senators 5) on this day in history.
May 28 British army begins evacuation of Kreta on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1941 english Army enters Baghdad, chasing pro-German coup government
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 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 In the year 1941 british troops vacate Kreta
May 31 In the year 1941 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 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 in the year 1941.
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 Lou Gehrig, 1st baseman (NY Yankee), dies of ALS in Riverdale NY at 37 on this day in history.
Jun 03 Attack on telephone exchange in Schiphol on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1941 author Irving Wallace marries writer Sylvia Kahn
Jun 04 In the year 1941 nazi's forbid Jews access to beach & swimming pools
Jun 04 In the year 1941 wilhelm II von Hohenzollern, emperor (Germany, 1888-1918), dies
Jun 05 Cyprus reinforced by Australian troops on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history sandor Szabo beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ
Jun 06 In the year 1941 1st navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched
Jun 06 In the year 1941 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 Jaime Laredo, Bolivia, violinist (Qn Elisabeth of Belgium prize 1959) in the year 1941.
Jun 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1941 english & French troop overthrow pro-German Syria
Jun 09 7th Division crosses Litani River in the year 1941.
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 on this day in history.
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 2nd great raid on Jews of Amsterdam on this day in history.