On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1941

Famous Birthdays

  • Anatoli Firsov, Russian ice hockey left wing (Olympic gold 1964, 68, 72; 8 x World C'ship gold), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 2000)
  • Franco Nones, Italian cross country skier (Olympic gold 30k 1968; first non-Scandinavian and Soviet/Russian male to win Olympic cross-country gold), born in Castello-Molina di Fiemme, Italy
  • Jerry Spinelli, children's author
  • Karl Dall, German television host
  • Robert Walmsley, British Vice-Admiral
1941 Highlights

About February 1, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius