On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1941

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Second meeting of partisans Tito & Draza Mihailovic in Yugoslavia

President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary Josip Broz Tito
President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary
Josip Broz Tito

Famous Birthdays

  • Harald Nielsen, Danish soccer player (Olympic silver 1960), born in Frederikshavn, Denmark (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Arkady Gaidar, Russian Soviet children's writer, killed in combat at 37
  • Victor Schertzinger, American composer and director (Uptown NY), dies at 53
1941 Highlights

About October 26, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 79 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio