On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Battle of InterestAttack on Pearl Harbor

First ships of admiral Nagumo's Pearl Harbor fleet return to Japan
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USS Arizona ablaze and sinking after the attack on Pearl Harbor
USS Arizona ablaze and sinking after the attack on Pearl Harbor

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Siegfried Alkan, German composer (b. 1858)