On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1941

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Winston Churchill reaches Newfoundland for talks with FDR

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Lindblad, American baseball pitcher (World Series champion 1973-74, 78; Kansas City Athletics, Oakland Athletics), born in Chanute, Kansas (d. 2006)
1941 Highlights

About August 9, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo