On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1941

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Glenn Miller begins work on his 1st movie for 20th Century Fox

Big Band Leader and Jazz Composer Glenn Miller
Big Band Leader and Jazz Composer
Glenn Miller
  • 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? 79 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries