Historical Events In 1941
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Oct 18 In the year 1941 spy Richard Sorge arrested in Tokyo
Oct 19 On this day in history 1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico
Oct 20 On this day in history 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 Marina Ripa, Rome Italy, countess/writer (My First 40 Years) in the year 1941.
Oct 22 Maxwell Anderson's "Candle in the Wind," premieres in NYC in the year 1941.
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 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine on this day in history.
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 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." in the year 1941.
Oct 27 Chicago Daily Tribune editorialize there will not be war with Japan on this day in history.
Oct 29 Brian Yuile, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer took 34 wkts in 17 Tests) on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1941 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 In the year 1941 13 U boats sunk this month (62,000 ton)
Oct 31 Herwarth Walden, writer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1941 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 German troops occupy Rostov in the year 1941.
Nov 03 On this day in history hirohiti's accord on Yamamoto's attack plan on Pearl Harbor fails
Nov 05 Japanese marine staff officiers Suzuki/Maejima leave Pearl Harbor on this day in history.
Nov 05 The birth of Art Garfunkel, American Singer on this day in history.
Nov 06 Doug Sahm, San Antonio Texas, country singer (Texas Tornadoes-Dinero) in the year 1941.
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 Albin Zollinger, Swiss poet/author (Das Gewitter), dies at 46 in the year 1941.
Nov 07 British air attack on Berlin, Mannheim & Ruhrgebied on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history gaetano Mosca, Italian sociologist (Elite Circle), dies at 83
Nov 08 On this day in history 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 in the year 1941.