May 31, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • -June 1) 32.0 cm rain falls on Burlington Kansas (state record)
  • 1st issue of "Parade" goes on sale
  • 41 U boats sunk this month (325,000 ton)
  • A Luftwaffe air raid in Dublin, in neutral Ireland, claims 38 lives.
  • British troops evacuate Crete

Birthdays in History

  • June Clark, British Professor of Nursing (Middlesex U)
  • Louis J. Ignarro, American pharmacologist, Nobel Prize laureate