On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1941

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Cole Porter's musical "Let's Face It" opens at the Imperial Theatre, NYC; runs 547 performances

Composer and Lyricist Cole Porter
Composer and Lyricist
Cole Porter

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Yuile, New Zealand cricketer (NZ slow left-armer took 34 wkts in 17 Tests), born in Palmerston North, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Harvey Hendrick, American baseball player (b. 1897)
1941 Highlights

About October 29, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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