On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1941

Historical Events

  • 1st Messerschmidt 109F shot down above England

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Burdon, Walker-on-Tyne England, rock vocalist (Animals-House of the Rising Sun)
  • Graham Miles, English snooker player, born in Birmingham, England (d. 2014)
  • Ian Redpath, cricketer (dependable Australian opening batsman 1964-76)
1941 Highlights

About May 11, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus