Historical Events Happened In 1941
Friday, 22 May 2015
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 Ken Farnes (WWII) 15 Tests for England, cricketer (60 wickets), dies on this day in history.
Oct 20 Nazi occupiers murder 500 inhabitants of Kragujevac Serbia in the year 1941.
Oct 21 On this day in history marina Ripa, Rome Italy, countess/writer (My First 40 Years)
Oct 22 Maxwell Anderson's "Candle in the Wind," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1941 colin Milburn, cricketer (England bat whose career was cut short)
Oct 23 Walt Disney's "Dumbo" released on this day in history.
Oct 25 On this day in history 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
Oct 26 2nd meeting partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia in the year 1941.
Oct 26 US savings bonds go on sale on this day in history.
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." on this day in history.
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 In the year 1941 cole Porters musical "Let's Face It," premieres in NYC
Oct 30 USS Reuben James torpedoed by Germans, even though US is not in war in the year 1941.
Oct 31 In the year 1941 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton)
Oct 31 In the year 1941 herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63
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 In the year 1941 german troops occupy Rostov
Nov 03 Hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor
Nov 05 The birth of Art Garfunkel, American Singer in the year 1941.
Nov 06 Doug Sahm, San Antonio Texas, country singer (Texas Tornadoes-Dinero) on this day in history.
Nov 06 Einsatz group kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine on this day in history.
Nov 06 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 on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1941 albin Zollinger, Swiss poet/author (Das Gewitter), dies at 46
Nov 07 In the year 1941 british air attack on Berlin, Mannheim & Ruhrgebied
Nov 08 On this day in history 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 in the year 1941.
Nov 11 In the year 1941 czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis
Nov 11 Opening of the Australian War Memorial in the year 1941.