On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1941

Historical Events

  • Kovono Lithuanian Jews are herded into Slobodka ghetto

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Rich, American guitarist and country singer (Hee Haw), born in Olympia, Washington (d. 1974)
  • Viktor Mikhailovich Pisarev, Russian cosmonaut
1941 Highlights

About August 15, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo