August 30, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Siege of Leningrad by German troops begins during WWII

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Winston Churchill approves a nuclear programme (Tube Alloys), first national leader to do so

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

Deaths in History

  • Peder Oluf Pedersen, Danish engineer and physicist (b. 1874)