On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1941

Historical Events

  • Gas (petroleum) sales limited in US
  • German troops conquer Roslavl USSR

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Joe DiMaggio goes 0-4 in Yankees 6-2 loss v St. Louis Browns, ending his on-base streak of 74 games, 2nd in MLB history

Baseball Player Joe DiMaggio
Baseball Player
Joe DiMaggio

Famous Birthdays

  • Beverly Lee, American singer (Shirelles-Soldier Boy), born in Passaic, New Jersey

Person of interestMartha Stewart

Martha Stewart, American business magnate and TV personality who founded Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, born in Jersey City, New Jersey

Business Magnate and TV Personality Martha Stewart
Business Magnate and TV Personality
Martha Stewart

1941 Highlights

About August 3, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 79 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo