What Happened on October 25, 1941

Historical Events

  • 16,000 Jews massacred in Odessa, Ukraine
  • Germany attacks Moscow

Event of Interest

Winston Churchill routes "Forces South" to SE Asia

1941 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Tyler, American writer (Accidental Tourist), born in Hennepin County, Minnesota
  • Bobby Keetch, English footballer and entrepreneur, born in Tottenham, North London (d. 1996)
  • Helen Reddy, Australian-American rock vocalist ("I Am Woman"; "You And Me Against The World"), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (d. 2020) [1]
Born in 1941

Famous Weddings

  • American actress Rosalind Russell weds Danish-American film producer Frederick Brisson, until her death

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Delaunay, French artist, dies at 56

About October 25, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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