Historical Events In 1941
Thursday, 02 July 2020
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 Ken Farnes (WWII) 15 Tests for England, cricketer (60 wickets), dies on this day in history.
Oct 20 Nazi occupiers murder 500 inhabitants of Kragujevac Serbia on this day in history.
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 Colin Milburn, cricketer (England bat whose career was cut short) in the year 1941.
Oct 23 In the year 1941 walt Disney's "Dumbo" released
Oct 25 On this day in history 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
Oct 26 2nd meeting partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia in the year 1941.
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 On this day in history chicago Daily Tribune editorialize there will not be war with Japan
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 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 Herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63 in the year 1941.
Nov 01 On this day in history camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50
Nov 01 Chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1941 german troops occupy Rostov
Nov 03 Hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails on this day in history.
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 In the year 1941 doug Sahm, San Antonio Texas, country singer (Texas Tornadoes-Dinero)
Nov 06 On this day in history 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 British air attack on Berlin, Mannheim & Ruhrgebied in the year 1941.
Nov 08 On this day in history gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83
Nov 08 The Albanian Communist Party is founded in the year 1941.
Nov 09 In the year 1941 hitler threatens bishop Clemens earl von Galen of Munster
Nov 11 On this day in history czech premier general Eliasjarrested by nazis
Nov 11 Opening of the Australian War Memorial in the year 1941.