Historical Events In 1941
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Jan 16 On this day in history uS vice admiral Bellinger warns of an assault on Pearl Harbor
Jan 16 War Department forms first Army Air Corps squadron for black cadets in the year 1941.
Jan 17 Jose Leite de Vasconcelos, Portuguese scholar (Etnografia), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history kuomintang forces under orders from Chiang Kai-Shek open fire at communist forces, resuming the Chinese Civil War after World War II.
Jan 19 British offensive in Eritrea on this day in history.
Jan 19 British troops occupy Kassalaf Sudan in the year 1941.
Jan 20 Bela Bartok's 6th string quartet, premieres in NYC in the year 1941.
Jan 21 1st anti-Jewish measures in Bulgaria in the year 1941.
Jan 21 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 in the year 1941.
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 In the year 1941 the first anti-Jewish measures in Bulgaria
Jan 21 The first commercial extraction of magnesium from seawater, Freeport TX on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1941 1st mass killing of Jews in Romania
Jan 22 Tobruk, North Africa, is captured by Australian troops in the year 1941.
Jan 23 In the year 1941 dobri Khristov, composer, dies at 65
Jan 23 In the year 1941 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.
Jan 23 On this day in history ground breaking for NACA (now NASA) Lewis Research Center
Jan 24 British troops march into Abyssinia in the year 1941.
Jan 24 In the year 1941 the birth of Neil Diamond, American singer/songwriter
Jan 25 In the year 1941 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.
Jan 27 In the year 1941 iver Paul Fredrik Holter, composer, dies at 90
Jan 27 Peruvian agent Rivera-Schreibér warns of Japanese assault on Pearl Harbor on this day in history.
Jan 27 Peruvian agent Rivera-Schreiber warns of Japanese assault on Pearl Harbor in the year 1941.
Jan 28 On this day in history french-Thai War: Final air battle of the conflict. Japanese-mediated armistice goes into effect later in the day.
Jan 29 In the year 1941 ioannis Metaxas, Greek gen/dictator (1936-41), commits suicide at 69
Jan 30 Australian troops conquer Derna Libya on this day in history.
Jan 31 21 U boats sunk this month (127,000 ton) in the year 1941.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 01 US female Figure Skating championship won by Jane Vaughn in the year 1941.
Feb 01 US male Figure Skating championship won by Eugene Turner on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history johannes Schlaf, writer, dies at 78