Historical Events For 1941
Thursday, 22 February 2018
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 In the year 1941 ken Farnes (WWII) 15 Tests for England, cricketer (60 wickets), dies
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 On this day in history maxwell Anderson's "Candle in the Wind," premieres in NYC
Oct 23 On this day in history colin Milburn, cricketer (England bat whose career was cut short)
Oct 23 Walt Disney's "Dumbo" released on this day in history.
Oct 25 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine on this day in history.
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 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 Chicago Daily Tribune editorialize there will not be war with Japan on this day in history.
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 USS Reuben James torpedoed by Germans, even though US is not in war in the year 1941.
Oct 31 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton) in the year 1941.
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 On this day in history chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia
Nov 02 German troops occupy Rostov on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1941 hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails
Nov 05 On this day in history japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor
Nov 05 In the year 1941 the birth of Art Garfunkel, American Singer
Nov 06 In the year 1941 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 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 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 In the year 1941 the Albanian Communist Party is founded.
Nov 09 In the year 1941 hitler threatens bishop Clemens earl von Galen of Munster
Nov 11 Czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis in the year 1941.
Nov 11 Opening of the Australian War Memorial in the year 1941.