What Happened on November 5, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Japanese naval staff officiers Suzuki and Maejima leave Pearl Harbor

Famous Birthdays

  • Art Garfunkel, American singer/actor (Simon and Garfunkel, Carnal Knowledge), born in New York
  • Patricia Harty, actress (Occasional Wife, Blondie), born in Washington, D.C.

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Novelist James Herriot
James Herriot

Famous Deaths

  • Arndt Pekurinen, Finnish pacifist (b. 1905)