On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1941

Historical Events

  • British offensive in Eritrea
  • British troops occupies Kassalaf, Sudan

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Gunton, British theologian (d. 2003)
  • Pat Patterson, Canadian pro wrestler (WWE Hall of Fame; creator Royal Rumble), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2020)
  • Tony Anholt, British actor (d. 2002)
1941 Highlights

About January 19, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn