On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1941

Historical Events

  • Sarawak occupied by Japanese forces

Famous Birthdays

  • Lesley Stahl, newscaster/correspondent (CBS)
  • Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Italian actor (Cafe Express, Octopus), born in Cercola, Italy (d. 1994)
1941 Highlights

About December 16, 1941

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius