On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1941

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Pius XII elevates the Apostolic Vicariate of the Hawaiian Islands to the dignity of a diocese. It becomes the Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu.

260th Pope Pius XII
260th Pope
Pius XII

Famous Birthdays

  • Elzie "Buddy" Baker, American NASCAR driver, born in Florence, South Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Gregory Sierra, American actor, born in NYC, New York
1941 Highlights

About January 25, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius