What Happened on December 22, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tito establishes 1st Proletarian Brigade in Yugoslavia

President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary Josip Broz Tito
President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary
Josip Broz Tito

Conference meetingConference of Interest

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

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Famous Deaths

  • Leopoldo Mugnone, composer, dies at 83