Historical Events Happened In 1941
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Oct 18 Spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo on this day in history.
Oct 19 1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico in the year 1941.
Oct 20 On this day in history 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) in the year 1941.
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 Walt Disney's "Dumbo" released in the year 1941.
Oct 25 In the year 1941 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
Oct 26 2nd meeting partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1941 uS savings bonds go on sale
Oct 27 On this day in history 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."
Oct 27 In the year 1941 chicago Daily Tribune editorialize there will not be war with Japan
Oct 29 On this day in history brian Yuile, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer took 34 wkts in 17 Tests)
Oct 29 Cole Porters musical "Let's Face It," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 30 USS Reuben James torpedoed by Germans, even though US is not in war on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1941 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton)
Oct 31 Herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63 in the year 1941.
Nov 01 On this day in history camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50
Nov 01 Chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Nov 02 On this day in history german troops occupy Rostov
Nov 03 In the year 1941 hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails
Nov 05 On this day in history japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor
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 in the year 1941.
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 British air attack on Berlin, Mannheim & Ruhrgebied on this day in history.
Nov 08 Gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83 in the year 1941.
Nov 08 The Albanian Communist Party is founded on this day in history.
Nov 09 Hitler threatens bishop Clemens earl von Galen of Munster in the year 1941.
Nov 11 On this day in history czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis
Nov 11 Opening of the Australian War Memorial in the year 1941.