Historical Events For 1941
Thursday, 27 July 2017
Oct 18 Spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo in the year 1941.
Oct 19 1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico in the year 1941.
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 On this day in history marina Ripa, Rome Italy, countess/writer (My First 40 Years)
Oct 22 In the year 1941 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 In the year 1941 walt Disney's "Dumbo" released
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 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 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1941.
Nov 01 Camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1941 chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia
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 On this day in history japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor
Nov 05 The birth of Art Garfunkel, American Singer on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1941 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 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 In the year 1941 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 in the year 1941.
Nov 09 On this day in history hitler threatens bishop Clemens earl von Galen of Munster
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