On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1941

Historical Events

Attack on Pearl Harbor

First ships of admiral Nagumo's Pearl Harbor fleet return to Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • John Levene, British actor, born in Salisbury, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Siegfried Alkan, German composer (b. 1858)
1941 Highlights

About December 24, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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