On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1941

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

1st performance of Benjamin Britten's "Requiem Symphony"

  • 3rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Wisconsin beats Washington State, 39-34; Badgers' forward John Kotz is named tournament Most Outstanding Player
  • WPAT radio in NJ begins broadcasting (country music format)

Famous Birthdays

  • Terence Hill, Italian actor (Super Fuzz; They Call Me Trinity), born in Venice, Italy
1941 Highlights

About March 29, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries