What Happened on September 16, 1941

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Adolf Hitler orders that for every dead German, 100 Yugoslavs should be killed

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • German armoured troops surround Kiev, Ukraine
  • Jews of Vilna Poland confined to Ghetto

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