What Happened on January 8, 1941

Famous Birthdays

  • Boris Vallejo, Peruvian illustrator, born in Lima, Peru
  • Graham Chapman, English comedian (Monty Python's Flying Circus), born in Leicester, England (d. 1989)
  • Little Anthony [Anthony Gourdine], American rhythm and blues singer (Little Anthony and the Imperials - "Goin' Out of My Head"), born in Brooklyn, New York
Born in 1941

Famous Deaths

Robert Baden-PowellRobert Baden-Powell (1857-1941)

British officer and founder of the modern scouting movement, dies at 83

1941 Highlights

About January 8, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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