Historical Events In 1941
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jan 16 US vice admiral Bellinger warns of an assault on Pearl Harbor on this day in history.
Jan 16 War Department forms first Army Air Corps squadron for black cadets on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1941 jose Leite de Vasconcelos, Portuguese scholar (Etnografia), dies at 82
Jan 17 Kuomintang forces under orders from Chiang Kai-Shek open fire at communist forces, resuming the Chinese Civil War after World War II on this day in history.
Jan 19 British offensive in Eritrea in the year 1941.
Jan 19 On this day in history british troops occupy Kassalaf Sudan
Jan 20 Bela Bartok's 6th string quartet, premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history 1st anti-Jewish measures in Bulgaria
Jan 21 In the year 1941 anti-Jewish riots take place in Rumania. Gangs of Rumanian Legionnaires hunt for Jews, loot and beat Jews in the street, desecrate 25 synagogues, destroy hundreds of homes and shops, and butcher hundreds of Jews.
Jan 21 Australia & Britain attack Tobruk Libya on this day in history.
Jan 21 British communist newspaper "Daily Worker" banned on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history the birth of Placido Domingo, Spanish tenor
Jan 21 The first anti-Jewish measures in Bulgaria on this day in history.
Jan 21 The first commercial extraction of magnesium from seawater, Freeport TX in the year 1941.
Jan 22 In the year 1941 1st mass killing of Jews in Romania
Jan 22 In the year 1941 tobruk, North Africa, is captured by Australian troops
Jan 23 Dobri Khristov, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1941.
Jan 23 German prisoner of war Franz von Werra escapes from a train and makes it back to Germany, only to die in action a year later; the only German POW to make a successful escape in Canada in the year 1941.
Jan 23 On this day in history ground breaking for NACA (now NASA) Lewis Research Center
Jan 24 In the year 1941 british troops march into Abyssinia
Jan 24 In the year 1941 the birth of Neil Diamond, American singer/songwriter
Jan 25 Pope Pius XII elevates the Apostolic Vicariate of the Hawaiian Islands to the dignity of a diocese. It becomes the Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu on this day in history.
Jan 27 Iver Paul Fredrik Holter, composer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1941 peruvian agent Rivera-Schreibér warns of Japanese assault on Pearl Harbor
Jan 27 Peruvian agent Rivera-Schreiber warns of Japanese assault on Pearl Harbor in the year 1941.
Jan 28 In the year 1941 french-Thai War: Final air battle of the conflict. Japanese-mediated armistice goes into effect later in the day.
Jan 29 Ioannis Metaxas, Greek gen/dictator (1936-41), commits suicide at 69 in the year 1941.
Jan 30 In the year 1941 australian troops conquer Derna Libya
Jan 31 On this day in history 21 U boats sunk this month (127,000 ton)
Jan 31 In the year 1941 anti-German demonstration in Haarlem Netherlands
Jan 31 Joe Louis KOs Red Burman in 5 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1941.
Feb 01 US female Figure Skating championship won by Jane Vaughn on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history uS male Figure Skating championship won by Eugene Turner
Feb 02 In the year 1941 johannes Schlaf, writer, dies at 78