On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Chicago Bears Ray McLean makes last NFL drop kick for an extra point
  • David Diamond's 1st Symphony premieres
  • German submarine U-567 sinks

Sport awardNFL Championship

National Football League Championship, Wrigley Field, Chicago: Chicago Bears beat New York Giants, 37-9; first team in NFL championship game era (since 1933) to win consecutive titles; Bears 5th title overall

American Football Player Mel Hein
American Football Player
Mel Hein