On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1941

Historical Events

  • British army begins evacuation of Greece
  • Dutch Prince Bernhard becomes an RAF pilot

Famous Birthdays

  • John Williams, Australian guitarist (Acad Award), born in Melbourne, Victoria

Famous Deaths

  • Karin Boye, Swedish writer (Kallocain) commits suicide at 40
1941 Highlights

About April 24, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus