What Happened on December 22, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1942 NFL Draft: Bill Dudley from University of Virginia first pick by Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Japans invasion leader lands on Luzon, Philippines
  • Tito establishes 1st Proletarian Brigade in Yugoslavia

Conference meetingConference of Interest

Winston Churchill arrives in Washington, D.C. for a wartime conference

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Famous Deaths

  • Leopoldo Mugnone, composer, dies at 83