Historical Events Happened In 1941
Saturday, 04 July 2015
Oct 18 In the year 1941 spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo
Oct 19 On this day in history 1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico
Oct 20 On this day in history ken Farnes (WWII) 15 Tests for England, cricketer (60 wickets), dies
Oct 20 In the year 1941 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 In the year 1941 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 in the year 1941.
Oct 26 2nd meeting partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Oct 26 US savings bonds go on sale in the year 1941.
Oct 27 In the year 1941 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton)
Oct 31 Herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50
Nov 01 On this day in history chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia
Nov 02 On this day in history german troops occupy Rostov
Nov 03 Hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails in the year 1941.
Nov 05 Japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor on this day in history.
Nov 05 The birth of Art Garfunkel, American Singer on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history doug Sahm, San Antonio Texas, country singer (Texas Tornadoes-Dinero)
Nov 06 On this day in history einsatz group kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine
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 in the year 1941.
Nov 07 Albin Zollinger, Swiss poet/author (Das Gewitter), dies at 46 on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history british air attack on Berlin, Mannheim & Ruhrgebied
Nov 08 Gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 Czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1941 opening of the Australian War Memorial