Historical Events For 1941
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Oct 18 In the year 1941 spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo
Oct 19 1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1941 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) in the year 1941.
Oct 22 Maxwell Anderson's "Candle in the Wind," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Oct 23 Colin Milburn, cricketer (England bat whose career was cut short) on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1941 walt Disney's "Dumbo" released
Oct 25 In the year 1941 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
Oct 26 In the year 1941 2nd meeting partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia
Oct 26 US savings bonds go on sale on this day in history.
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 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) on this day in history.
Oct 29 Cole Porters musical "Let's Face It," premieres in NYC in the year 1941.
Oct 30 On this day in history 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 in the year 1941.
Nov 01 Camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Nov 01 Chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia in the year 1941.
Nov 02 In the year 1941 german troops occupy Rostov
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 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 In the year 1941 einsatz group kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine
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 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 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 on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1941 czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis
Nov 11 Opening of the Australian War Memorial in the year 1941.