What Happened on November 5, 1941

Historical Events

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Japanese naval staff officers Suzuki and Maejima leave Pearl Harbor

Famous Birthdays

  • Art Garfunkel, American singer (Simon and Garfunkel - "Bridge Over Troubled Water"), and actor (Carnal Knowledge), born in NYC, New York
  • Patricia Harty, American actress (Occasional Wife, Blondie), born in Washington, D.C.

Famous Weddings

James Herriot

Writer and veterinary surgeon James Herriot (25) weds Joan Catherine Danbury

Famous Deaths

  • Arndt Pekurinen, Finnish pacifist (b. 1905)
1941 Highlights

About November 5, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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