On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1941

Historical Events

  • Nazis kill 11,000 Jewish children and old people

Famous Birthdays

  • John Snow, English cricketer (fiery England quickie Unpopular with Aussies), born in Peopleton, Worcestershire, England
  • Neil Aspinall, British music executive (The Beatles), born in Prestatyn, Wales (d. 2008)
  • Paul Simon, American singer-songwriter and actor (Kodachrome; One Trick Pony), born in Newark, New Jersey

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

NFL halfback Red Grange (38) weds flight attendant Margaret Hazelberg

NFL Legend Red Grange
NFL Legend
Red Grange

Famous Deaths

  • GJ Berenschot, general/supreme commander Dutch East Indies army, dies
1941 Highlights

About October 13, 1941

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 79 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra