Historical Events Happened In 1941
Sunday, 29 May 2016
May 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history english Army enters Baghdad, chasing pro-German coup government
May 30 First anti semitic measures in Serbia in the year 1941.
May 30 On this day in history german capture Kreta
May 30 On this day in history 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 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington KS (state record) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 31.98 cm (12.59") rainfall, Burlington, Kansas (state 24-hr record)
Jun 01 In the year 1941 germany bans all Catholic publications
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 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 On this day in history author Irving Wallace marries writer Sylvia Kahn
Jun 04 Nazi's forbid Jews access to beach & swimming pools on this day in history.
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 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 The first US navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched in the year 1941.
Jun 07 On this day in history 45th US Golf Open: Craig Wood shoots a 284 at Colonial Club Ft Worth
Jun 07 In the year 1941 jaime Laredo, Bolivia, violinist (Qn Elisabeth of Belgium prize 1959)
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 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 In the year 1941 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