What Happened on December 19, 1941

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Adolf Hitler takes complete command of German Army

  • German submarine U-574 sinks
  • US Office of Censorship created to control info pertaining to WW II
1941 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Maurice White, singer-songwriter (Earth, Wind & Fire), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2016)
Born in 1941

Famous Deaths

  • L M Dovator, Russian general, dies in battle

About December 19, 1941

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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