What Happened on May 12, 1941

Historical Events

  • British forces march into Alexandria, Egypt
  • Konrad Zuse presents the Z3, the world's first working programmable, fully automatic computer, in Berlin

1941 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Newman, American harpsichordist and organist (Bhajeb), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Ruud de Wolff, Dutch Indonesian singer and guitarist (Blue Diamonds), born in Batavia
Born in 1941

Famous Deaths

  • Ruth Stonehouse, American silent film actress and director, dies at 48

About May 12, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 82 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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