What Happened on July 19, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st US Army flying school for black cadets dedicated (Tuskegee Ala)

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BBC World Service begins playing V(ictory) ("...-" in Morse code) (opening of Beethoven's 5th symphony)

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British PM Winston Churchill launched his "V for Victory" campaign

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
  • President Roosevelt appointed FEP Committee

Famous Birthdays

  • Jennifer Dunn, (Rep-R-Washington)
  • Jerry Huckaby, (Rep-D-LA, 1977- )
  • Natalya Bessmertnova, dancer (Bolshoi, Lenin Prize 1970), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Neelie Smit-Kroes, Dutch politician (VVD)/minister of Traffic