What Happened on March 1, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st US commercial FM radio station goes on the air, Nashville, Tenn
  • Captain America first appears in comic book form, published by Timely Comics
  • Elmer Layden becomes 1st NFL commissioner
  • German troops invade Bulgaria
  • Himmler inspects Auschwitz concentration camp

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael L Lampton, Williamsport Pa, astronaut