On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1941

Historical Events

  • British troops defeat Italians in Somaliland
  • German troops occupy El Agheila Libya

Sports History

Glenn Miller begins work on his 1st movie "Sun Valley Serenade", starring Sonja Henie and John Payne, for 20th Century Fox

  • LIU beats Ohio U 56-42 for NIT basketball championship
  • Richard Wright & Paul Green's "Native Son" premieres in NYC
1941 Highlights

About March 24, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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