On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1941

Historical Events

  • 6 Paris synagogues are bombed by Gestapo
  • Germans launch attack on Moscow

Famous Birthdays

  • Ron Meagher, American rock bassist (The Beau Brummels), born in Oakland, California
  • Zareh Baronian, Armenian theologian, born in Bucharest, Romania (d. 2017)
1941 Highlights

About October 2, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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