On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1941

Historical Events

  • Adm Nomura & Kurusu hands over Japanese last diplomatic note
  • German "auxiliary cruiser" (armed merchant raider) Kormoran sinks near Australia

Famous Birthdays

  • Dr. John [Malcolm John Rebennack], American musician (Right Place, Wrong Time), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2019)
  • Gary Karr, American double-bassist (Oslo Philharmonic), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Haseena Moin, Pakistani television drama writer and Urdu playwright, born in Kanpur, India
1941 Highlights

About November 20, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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