Historical Events For 1941
Monday, 29 May 2017
Oct 18 Spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo in the year 1941.
Oct 19 In the year 1941 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 On this day in history nazi occupiers murder 500 inhabitants of Kragujevac Serbia
Oct 21 In the year 1941 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 Colin Milburn, cricketer (England bat whose career was cut short) on this day in history.
Oct 23 Walt Disney's "Dumbo" released in the year 1941.
Oct 25 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine in the year 1941.
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 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 On this day in history chicago Daily Tribune editorialize there will not be war with Japan
Oct 29 In the year 1941 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 in the year 1941.
Oct 30 USS Reuben James torpedoed by Germans, even though US is not in war on this day in history.
Oct 31 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton) in the year 1941.
Oct 31 On this day in history herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63
Nov 01 Camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50 in the year 1941.
Nov 01 Chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia in the year 1941.
Nov 02 On this day in history german troops occupy Rostov
Nov 03 On this day in history hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails
Nov 05 In the year 1941 japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor
Nov 05 The birth of Art Garfunkel, American Singer in the year 1941.
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 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 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 on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1941 czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis
Nov 11 On this day in history opening of the Australian War Memorial