What Happened on August 4, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Mickey Owens becomes 1st MLB player to take 3 foul pop-ups in one inning (3rd) in 11-6 win v NY Giants

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Winston Churchill departs on Prince of Wales to US

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Famous Birthdays

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  • Ted Strickland, American politician, Governor of Ohio (2007-2011), born in Lucasville, Ohio