Historical Events In 1941
Sunday, 28 February 2021
May 28 1st night game at Wash DC, Griffith stadium (Yanks 6, Senators 5) on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1941 british army begins evacuation of Kreta
May 30 English Army enters Baghdad, chasing pro-German coup government in the year 1941.
May 30 First anti semitic measures in Serbia on this day in history.
May 30 German capture Kreta on this day in history.
May 30 The Canadian passenger ship SS Nerissa torpedoed off Ireland 73 Cdn. Army personnel lost in the year 1941.
May 31 -June 1) 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington Kansas (state record) on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1941 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington KS (state record)
May 31 British troops vacate Kreta on this day in history.
May 31 German occupiers forbids Jews access to beach & swimming pools on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1941 31.98 cm (12.59") rainfall, Burlington, Kansas (state 24-hr record)
Jun 01 Germany bans all Catholic publications on this day in history.
Jun 01 HMS CALCUTTA (AA)sunk in the Eastern Mediterranean, north west of Alexandria, Egypt by 2 bombs from German Ju88 bombers.255 survivors in the year 1941.
Jun 01 Hugh S Walpole, British writer (Killer & the Slain), dies in the year 1941.
Jun 02 On this day in history amyotrophic lateral sclerosis claims baseball's "Iron Horse," Lou Gehrig, in New York. The malady is now often referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Jun 02 On this day in history lou Gehrig, 1st baseman (NY Yankee), dies of ALS in Riverdale NY at 37
Jun 03 Attack on telephone exchange in Schiphol in the year 1941.
Jun 03 Author Irving Wallace marries writer Sylvia Kahn in the year 1941.
Jun 04 In the year 1941 nazi's forbid Jews access to beach & swimming pools
Jun 04 In the year 1941 wilhelm II von Hohenzollern, emperor (Germany, 1888-1918), dies
Jun 05 Cyprus reinforced by Australian troops in the year 1941.
Jun 05 On this day in history sandor Szabo beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ
Jun 06 1st navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1941 the first US navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched
Jun 07 In the year 1941 45th US Golf Open: Craig Wood shoots a 284 at Colonial Club Ft Worth
Jun 07 On this day in history jaime Laredo, Bolivia, violinist (Qn Elisabeth of Belgium prize 1959)
Jun 07 Palmach units take part in an Allied invasion in Syria on this day in history.
Jun 08 Allied forces (largely Australian) enter Syria in the year 1941.
Jun 08 English & French troop overthrow pro-German Syria on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1941 7th Division crosses Litani River
Jun 09 On this day in history ammunition plant at Fort Smederovo in Belgrade explodes; kills 1,500
Jun 10 In the year 1941 herschel Mayall, actor (Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 78
Jun 10 Recruitment commenced for the Torres Strait Defence Force to be drawn from the indigenous population of the Torres Strait Islands The Force included the Torres Strait Regiment in the year 1941.
Jun 11 2nd great raid on Jews of Amsterdam on this day in history.