On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1941

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Adolf Hitler views Poltava, Ukraine

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Alice [Smith], American stage (Tony Award, 1987) and screen actress (A Different World - "Lettie"), born in Indianola, Mississippi

Famous Deaths

  • Christian Sinding, Norwegian composer (Rustle of Spring) dies at 85
  • Johann Christian August Sinding, composer, dies at 85
  • Pavel Filonov, Russian painter (b. 1883)
1941 Highlights

About December 3, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius