On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • British cruiser Devonshire sinks German auxiliary cruiser Atlantis
  • NZ troops conquer Ft Capuzzo Libya

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques LaPerriere, NHL defensive Hall of Famer
  • Jesse Colin Young, American musician
  • Ron McClure, rocker (Blood, Sweat & Tears)
  • Tom Conti, Scottish actor (Reuben, Reuben, American Dreamer), born in Paisley Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Werner Mölders, German ace fighter pilot (b. 1915)