What Happened on April 19, 1941

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Bertolt Brecht's play "Mother Courage and her Children" premieres in Zurich

  • Bulgarian troops invade Macedonia
  • Milk rationed in Holland
1941 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Michel Roux, French chef and restaurateur (Le Gavroche, 1st Michelin three-starred restaurant in Britain), born in Charolles, Saône-et-Loire, Vichy France (d. 2020)
  • Roberto Carlos, Brazilian singer and songwriter (Louco por você), born in Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Brazil
Born in 1941

Famous Weddings

  • Youngest Mitford sister Deborah Mitford marries Andrew Cavendish, son of the Duke of Devonshire in London

Famous Deaths

  • Johanna Muller-Hermann, composer, dies at 63

About April 19, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries