On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1941

Historical Events

  • Nazi police attacked & driven away from Koco, Amsterdam (by young Jews)

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Roqué Alsina, French-Argentinian pianist & composer, born in Buenos Aries
  • Stephen Dobyns, American author/poet (Cold Dog Soup)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Josiah Webbe, English cricket wicket-keeper (v Aus 1879), dies
  • Hamilton Harty, Irish composer and conductor called "the prince of accompanists", dies at 61
1941 Highlights

About February 19, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces