Historical Events Happened In 1941
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Oct 18 In the year 1941 spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo
Oct 19 In the year 1941 1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico
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 Marina Ripa, Rome Italy, countess/writer (My First 40 Years) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1941 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
Oct 26 On this day in history 2nd meeting partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia
Oct 26 On this day in history uS savings bonds go on sale
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 In the year 1941 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 In the year 1941 uSS Reuben James torpedoed by Germans, even though US is not in war
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 Chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Nov 02 German troops occupy Rostov on this day in history.
Nov 03 Hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails on this day in history.
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 Doug Sahm, San Antonio Texas, country singer (Texas Tornadoes-Dinero) in the year 1941.
Nov 06 Einsatz group kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine in the year 1941.
Nov 06 On this day in history 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 in the year 1941.
Nov 08 On this day in history gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83
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