What Happened on October 23, 1941

Historical Events

Film Release

Walt Disney's animated film "Dumbo" released

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Milburn, English cricket batsman (9 Tests, 2 x 100, 2 x 50, HS 139; Northamptonshire CCC, MCC, WA CA), born in Burnopfield, England (d. 1990)
  • Igor Smirnov, Transnistrian politician, President of breakaway region of Moldova, born in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Soviet Union
  • Mel Winkler, American actor (Devil in a Blue Dress), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 2020)
Born in 1941
1941 Highlights

About October 23, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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