What Happened on February 22, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Arthur "Bomber" Harris becomes British Air Marshal
  • German assault on El Agheila Libya
  • IG Farben decides building Buna-Werke in Auschwitz Concentration Camp
  • Nazi SS begin rounding up Jews of Amsterdam
  • Paul Creston's 1st Symphony premieres
  • Roy Harris' "Ballad of a Railroad Man" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Hipólito Mejía, Dominican politician

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

CIA Director William Casey (27) weds Sophia Kurz

CIA Director William Casey
CIA Director
William Casey