On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1941

Historical Events

  • 1942 NFL Draft: Bill Dudley from University of Virginia first pick by Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Japan's invasion leader lands on Luzon, Philippines

Historic Event

Tito establishes 1st Proletarian Brigade in Yugoslavia

Conference of Interest

Winston Churchill arrives in Washington, D.C. for a wartime conference


Famous Deaths

  • Leopoldo Mugnone, Italian opera composer and conductor, dies at 83
1941 Highlights

About December 22, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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