What Happened on January 31, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Anti-German demonstration in Haarlem, Netherlands
  • British army Layforce commando units set sail

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Joe Louis KOs Red Burman in 5 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • George S Mickelson, (Gov-SD)
  • Jessica Walter, American actress (Play Misty For Me, Arrested Development), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Richard A Gephardt, (Rep-D-MO, 1977- )
  • Sharon Miller, LPGA golfer