Historical Events Happened In 1941
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Oct 18 Spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo in the year 1941.
Oct 19 1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico in the year 1941.
Oct 20 In the year 1941 ken Farnes (WWII) 15 Tests for England, cricketer (60 wickets), dies
Oct 20 On this day in history nazi occupiers murder 500 inhabitants of Kragujevac Serbia
Oct 21 Marina Ripa, Rome Italy, countess/writer (My First 40 Years) on this day in history.
Oct 22 On this day in history maxwell Anderson's "Candle in the Wind," premieres in NYC
Oct 23 On this day in history colin Milburn, cricketer (England bat whose career was cut short)
Oct 23 In the year 1941 walt Disney's "Dumbo" released
Oct 25 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1941 2nd meeting partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia
Oct 26 US savings bonds go on sale in the year 1941.
Oct 27 An editorial in the Chicago Daily Tribune downplays the possibility of a US war with Japan, stating "Even our base at Hawaii is beyond the effective power of her fleet." in the year 1941.
Oct 27 Chicago Daily Tribune editorialize there will not be war with Japan in the year 1941.
Oct 29 Brian Yuile, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer took 34 wkts in 17 Tests) in the year 1941.
Oct 29 Cole Porters musical "Let's Face It," premieres in NYC in the year 1941.
Oct 30 USS Reuben James torpedoed by Germans, even though US is not in war on this day in history.
Oct 31 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton) in the year 1941.
Oct 31 Herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1941 camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50
Nov 01 In the year 1941 chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia
Nov 02 German troops occupy Rostov on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1941 hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails
Nov 05 Japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor in the year 1941.
Nov 05 In the year 1941 the birth of Art Garfunkel, American Singer
Nov 06 On this day in history doug Sahm, San Antonio Texas, country singer (Texas Tornadoes-Dinero)
Nov 06 Einsatz group kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1941 on Neutrality Patrol, USS Omaha (CL-4) and USS Somers (DD-381) intercept the German blockade runner Odenwald disguised as U.S. freighter, board her after the German crew abandoned the ship, and brought the ship to San Juan, Puerto Rico, where the boarding party was awarded salvage shares.
Nov 07 Albin Zollinger, Swiss poet/author (Das Gewitter), dies at 46 in the year 1941.
Nov 07 In the year 1941 british air attack on Berlin, Mannheim & Ruhrgebied
Nov 08 In the year 1941 gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83
Nov 08 On this day in history the Albanian Communist Party is founded.
Nov 09 Hitler threatens bishop Clemens earl von Galen of Munster on this day in history.
Nov 11 On this day in history czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis
Nov 11 Opening of the Australian War Memorial on this day in history.