Historical Events In 1941
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Oct 18 Spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo in the year 1941.
Oct 19 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 21 Marina Ripa, Rome Italy, countess/writer (My First 40 Years) on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1941 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 Walt Disney's "Dumbo" released in the year 1941.
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 In the year 1941 uS savings bonds go on sale
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 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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1941 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton)
Oct 31 On this day in history herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63
Nov 01 On this day in history camille Melloy, [the Paepe], Belgian priest/poet (Requiem), dies at 50
Nov 01 In the year 1941 chetniks attacks Tito's partizans in Uzice Yugoslavia
Nov 02 On this day in history german troops occupy Rostov
Nov 03 Hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails in the year 1941.
Nov 05 In the year 1941 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 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history albin Zollinger, Swiss poet/author (Das Gewitter), dies at 46
Nov 07 British air attack on Berlin, Mannheim & Ruhrgebied in the year 1941.
Nov 08 Gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83 in the year 1941.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 11 Opening of the Australian War Memorial on this day in history.