What Happened on March 8, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st baseball player drafted into WW II (Hugh Mulcahy, Phillies)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrei Mironov, Soviet actor (d. 1987)
  • Ivana Loudova, composer
  • Yvar Emilian Mikhashoff, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Serrano Simeon, composer, dies at 67
  • Sherwood Anderson, US writer/publisher (Winesburg Ohio), dies at 64