On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • German troops conquer Libyan county Cyrenaica

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Independent State of Croatia led by Ante Pavelić established as fascist German puppet state

Croatian Fascist Leader Ante Pavelić
Croatian Fascist Leader
Ante Pavelić

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Theroux, American travel book writer and novelist (Mosquito Coast), born in Medford, Massachusetts