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"; "Graceland"), 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? 80 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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