On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1941

Historical Events

Historic Event

FDR & Churchill's 2nd meeting at Placentia, Newfoundland

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Lonsbrough, England, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic gold 1960)
  • George Bellamy, English rocker (The Tornados), born in Sunderland, England
  • Kees van Kooten, Dutch TV host/founder (Simplistic Union)

Famous Weddings

Jackie Coogan

Actor Jackie Coogan (26) weds actress Flower Parry in Gardnerville, Nevada

1941 Highlights

About August 10, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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