On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1941

Historical Events

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

In his 18th world heavyweight title defence Joe Louis KOs Billy Conn in 13th round in front of a crowd of 54,487 at the Polo Grounds, NYC

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis
  • Turkey signs peace treaty with nazi-Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Delia Smith, English cook and television presenter, born in Woking, England
1941 Highlights

About June 18, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini