On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1941

Historical Events

  • World War II: First German military units enter Bulgaria after it joined the Axis Pact.

Famous Birthdays

  • David Satcher, Amdniral and 16th United States Surgeon General (1998-2001), born in Anniston, Alabama
  • John Cornell, Australian screenwriter (Paul Hogan Show; Crocodile Dundee), and director (Crocodile Dundee II), born in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia (d. 2021)
1941 Highlights

About March 2, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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