On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1941

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dmitri Shostakovich evacuated by plane to Moscow

  • H Martin/R Blane's musical "Best Foot Forward" premieres in NYC
1941 Highlights

About October 1, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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