What Happened on August 3, 1941

Historical Events

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

Sports History

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


Famous Birthdays

  • Beverly Lee, American singer (Shirelles - "Soldier Boy"), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • Hage Geingob, Namibian politician (President of Namibia 2015-), born in Otjiwarongo, Namibia

Martha StewartMartha Stewart (81 years old)

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


1941 Highlights

About August 3, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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