What Happened on December 19, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • German submarine U-574 sinks

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler takes complete command of German Army

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • US Office of Censorship created to control info pertaining to WW II

Famous Birthdays

  • Maurice White, singer-songwriter (Earth, Wind & Fire), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • L M Dovator, Russian general, dies in battle