On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1941

Historical Events

  • Einsatz Gruppe kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine
  • USA lends Soviet Union $1 million

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Sahm, American musician (Sir Douglas Quintet; Texas Tornadoes), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 1999)
  • Guy Clark, American country singer (Heartbroke), born in Monahans, Texas (d. 2016)
  • James Bowman, English countertenor, born in Oxford, England
  • Ray Perkins, American football coach (New York Giants, University of Alabama, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Arkansas State University), born in Mount Olive, Mississippi (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Leblanc, French novelist (b. 1864)
1941 Highlights

About November 6, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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