November 26, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • British troops conquer Belhamed, Sidi Rezegh & El Duda
  • General Alan Cunningham relieved of command of British 8th Army in North Africa
  • Japanese naval carrier force left its base & moves east toward Pearl Harbor
  • Lebanon independence first proclaimed by France

Deaths in History

  • Ernest Lapointe, French-Canadian politician (b. 1876)
  • Niels Hansen Jacobsen, Danish sculptor and ceramist (b. 1861)