On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1941

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernesto Miranda, American litigant, conviction on kidnapping, rape, and armed robbery charges, born in Mesa, Arizona (d. 1976)
  • Ger van Elk, Dutch sculptor, born in Amsterdam (d. 2014)
  • Jim Colbert, American golfer (8 PGA Tour titles; Senior Players Championship 1993), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Pedrell, Uruguayan guitarist and composer, dies at 62
1941 Highlights

About March 9, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces